Cohen, Gerson D

Cohen, Gerson D. (Gerson David), 1924–1991

Name Cohen, Gerson D. (Gerson David), 1924–1991.
Special Call Number ARC 25
Title Personal File 1953–1956 [Personal Files of Gerson David Cohen]
Physical Description 1.2 linear ft.
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Biographical Note Historian, Chancellor of Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTSA)
Collection Summary Correspondence concerning speaking engagements, as well as Cohen's work with B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, Columbia University, Institute on Ethics of JTSA, Camp Ramah, and Rabbinical Assembly of America; bibliographies; manuscript reviews of books; and photographs of Cohen.
Inventory Note The most current general and box level inventory is available in the Special Collections Reading Room (Guide to the JTS Archival Collections).
Selected Search Terms


Jewish Theological Seminary of America.
Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Institute on Ethics.
B'nai B'rith Youth Organization.
Rabbinical Assembly of America.
Columbia University.


Conservative Judaism.
Rabbinical seminaries New York (N.Y.)
Jewish camps United States.
Jewish youth United States Societies and clubs.

Geographical Terms

New York (N.Y.) Religious and ecclesiastical institutions.
New York (N.Y.) Religious life and customs.
United States Religious life and customs.
Genre Photoprints.
Occupation Historians.
College administrators.
Archive Location Jewish Theological Seminary. Library, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY 10027.
Record ID# 0246470
Preliminary Box Level  
25-1 Personal correspondence. Speaking Engagements. Reviews. Teaching assignments.
25-2 (same as 25-1)
25-3 (same as 25-1)