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Manuscript Collection No. 817
Funding, in part, for the arrangement and description of this collection was provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Rabbi Kerry M. Olitzky is the author of several publications on Jewish life and education, including Jewish Holidays: a Brief Introduction for Christians, The How-To Handbook for Jewish Living, and The Book of Proverbs. Ordained by Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in 1981, Olitzky served Congregation Beth Israel in West Hartford, Connecticut. He was the Dean of Adult Jewish Learning and Living and taught at HUC-JIR for fifteen years.
Research materials including correspondence, circulars, and excerpts on the history of synagogues in America, arranged alphabetically by state.
This collection is arranged in one (1) series:
Terms of Access and Use
This collection is 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
Kerry M. Olitzky, by the act of donating the Kerry M. Olitzky Research Materials to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Kerry M. Olitzky 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 Kerry M. Olitzky Research Materials and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-817. Kerry M. Olitzky Research Materials. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Kerry M. Olitzky Research Materials were received from Kerry M. Olitzky, New York, N.Y. in April 1996.
Processed by Elisa Ho, September 2011.
This collection was arranged and described according to minimal-processing standards. Funding, in part, for the arrangement and description of this collection was provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the American Jewish Archives's online catalog.
Persons and Families
Olitzky, Kerry Marc, 1954-
United States. National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Judaism --United States --History
Synagogues --United States