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Manuscript Collection No. 321
Heinrich Zirndorf (1829-1893), a poet and rabbinical scholar, was born in Furth, Bavaria and later emigrated to Cincinnati. He was a rabbi at Temple Beth-El in Detroit, Michigan and later at Ahabath Achim in Cincinnati, Ohio. Zirndorf was also a history professor at Hebrew Union College and an editor of Die Deborah.
Collection contains correspondence, notebooks, writings, and scrapbooks. Much of the correspondence relates to Hebrew Union College as well as articles from the American Israelite concerning Russian refugees.
Terms of Access and Use
The Heinrich Zirndorf 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
Miriam E. Kushner, by the act of donating the Heinrich Zirndorf Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Heinrich Zirndorf and his heirs. Literary rights may also be retained by specific creators of materials.
Questions concerning rights should be addressed to the Executive Director of the American Jewish Archives. For more information see the American Jewish Archives copyright information webpage.
This collection includes oversized materials, located in X-27.
Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the Heinrich Zirndorf Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-321. Heinrich Zirndorf Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Heinrich Zirndorf Papers were received from Miriam E. Kushner, Birmingham, Michigan, in 1982.
Processed by American Jewish Archives staff.
No further accruals are expected to this collection.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the AJA's online catalog.
Ahabath Achim (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Hebrew Union College
Temple Beth El (Detroit, Mich.)
Wise, Isaac Mayer -- 1819-1900
Zirndorf, Heinrich, -- 1829-1893