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Manuscript Collection No. 563
Rabbi, civil rights activist, and prison chaplain, Mantinband was born in New York City, April 2, 1895. He was ordained at the Jewish Institute of Religion and attended Columbia University and the City College of New York. The bulk of his rabbinical career was spent in the south where he was active in the civil rights movement. Mantinband died in 1974.
Papers consist of correspondence, sermons, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items pertaining to Mantinband's career and his interest in southern Jewry.
Terms of Access and Use
The Charles Mantinband 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. Charles Mantinband, by the act of donating the Charles Mantinband Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Charles Mantinband 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 Charles Mantinband Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-563. Charles Mantinband Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Charles Mantinband Papers were received from Mrs. Charles Mantinband, Shreveport, Louisiana, in 1973.
Processed by American Jewish Archives staff.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the AJA's online catalog.
Persons and Families
Mantinband, Charles, -- 1895-1974 -- Manuscripts.
Jews -- Texas -- Jefferson.
Genres and Forms
Jewish sermons, American.
Rabbis -- Southern states.