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Manuscript Collection No. 360
Rabbi, born in Hungary, June 24, 1839. He was educated at Boskowitz, Moravia where he received his rabbinical diploma in 1863. He later studied at Hamburg and the University of Jena (Ph.D., 1864). After coming to the U.S., he held rabbinical posts in New York, St. Louis, Chattanooga, and Des Moines. He also contributed to numerous German and English periodicals. He died October 3, 1908.
Papers consist of correspondence relating to congregational, educational, rabbinical, scientific, and literary questions as well as personal and family matters. Correspondents include Bernard Felsenthal, Max Heller, Kaufmann Kohler, Alexander Kohut, Joseph Krauskopf, Isaac S. Moses, Morris Newberger, David Philipson, Benjamin Szold, Leo Wise, and Isaac M. Wise.
Terms of Access and Use
The Solomon H. Sonneschein 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
Henry S. Steiner, by the act of donating the Solomon H. Sonneschein Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Solomon H. Sonneschein 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.
The Solomon H. Sonneschein Papers include microfilm. The microfilm may be a duplicate of the collection or include different materials. See MF-2957 to MF-2963. Microfilm is available through inter-library loan.
Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the Solomon H. Sonneschein Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-360. Solomon H. Sonneschein Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Solomon H. Sonneschein Papers were received from Henry S. Steiner, Gary, Indiana.
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.
Felsenthal, Bernhard -- 1822-1908.
Heller, Maximilian H. -- 1860-1929
Jews -- Iowa -- Des Moines
Jews -- Missouri -- Saint Louis
Jews -- New York (N.Y.)
Jews -- Tennessee -- Chattanooga
Kohler, Kaufmann, -- 1843-1926
Kohut, Alexander, -- 1842-1894
Krauskopf, Joseph -- 1858-1923
Moses, Isaac S. -- 1847-1926
Philipson, David, -- 1862-1949
Reform Judaism -- 19th century
Sonneschein, Solomon H., -- 1839-1908 -- Manuscripts.
Szold, Benjamin, -- 1829-1902
Wise, Isaac Mayer -- 1819-1900