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Manuscript Collection No. 513
Scholar, bibliographer, and historian with a speciality in Italian Jewry, Sonne was born in Galicia in 1887 and studied at Swiss and Italian universities and at the Collegio Rabbinico in Florence. He came to the U.S. in 1940 where he worked as a librarian at Hebrew Union College and taught courses in rabbinic literature and Jewish history. He died in 1960.
Correspondence, notes, bibliography of Jewish books, lectures, articles, and miscellaneous materials.
Terms of Access and Use
The Isaiah Sonne 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
Mrs. Isaiah Sonne, by the act of donating the Isaiah Sonne Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Isaiah Sonne 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.
Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the Isaiah Sonne Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-513. Isaiah Sonne Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Isaiah Sonne Papers were received from Mrs. Isaiah Sonne, Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1961.
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.
Hebrew Union College -- Faculty
Jews -- History -- Italy
Sonne, Isaiah, -- 1887-1960