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Manuscript Collection No. 311
Jacob D. Schwarz, rabbi, organizational executive and author, was born on December 6, 1883, to David and Dora Schwarz in Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 1906 and was ordained at Hebrew Union College the same year. He served as rabbi for a congregation in Pensacola, Florida, until 1912 when he was appointed Assistant Director of the Synagogue and School Extension Department of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations (UAHC). He served as Assistant Secretary of the UAHC from 1919-1931 and as Director of the Bureau of Synagogue Activities from 1932-1952. Jacob D. Schwarz died in December, 1962.
Sermons and writings, correspondence, correspondence and reports pertaining to his activities as director of Synagogue Activities of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations; together with class notes, diary of travels, testimonials, photograph, postcard collection (1905-1910) and personal and family records.
Terms of Access and Use
The Jacob David Schwarz Papers are open to all users. The original manuscript collection is available in the Barrows-Loebelson Reading Room of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives.
Property and Literary Rights
Property rights are held by the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Jacob David Schwarz and his heirs. Literary rights may also be retained by specific creators of materials.
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Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the Jacob David Schwarz Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-311. Jacob David Schwarz Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
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The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the AJA's online catalog.
Jewish sermons, American
Schwarz, Jacob David -- 1883-1962
Union of American Hebrew Congregations