Collection ASM0175 - Abraham Schwaczkin collection

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ASM0175

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Abraham Schwaczkin collection

Date(s)

  • 1885-1953 (Creation)
  • 1885-1953 (Creation)

Extent

2 Boxes

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Scope and content

The Abraham Schwazkin collection consists primarily of Jewish cantorial sheet music and lyrics.

Also included are a birth certificate and marriage certificates of Schwazkin, a 1953 copy of the B'nai B'rith messenger newspaper, a catalog, several yearbooks from Jewish congregations, a photograph, and a series of letters between Schwazkin and a Mrs. Morrison from 1940.

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This collection is open for research.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Abraham Schwaczkin Collection © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

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  • Hebrew
  • English
  • Yiddish
  • Polish

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