Rosenberg, Israel

Rosenberg, Israel, 1875–1956

Name Rosenberg, Israel, 1875–1956.
Special Call Number ARC 98
Title Papers 1902–1955
Physical Description 2.4 linear ft.
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Biographical Note Orthodox rabbi. Rosenberg was founder of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee and Ezras Torah Fund and was president of Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada.
Collection Summary Correspondence with rabbis and others in the United States, Poland, and Lithuania concerning Rosenberg's activities as the head of the Union of Orthodox Rabbis in the United States and Canada (Agudath Harabboim), charity work, and relief efforts for Jews in Eastern Europe; personal and family correspondence; miscellaneous clippings and notes; some piskei din (rabbi rulings); and other material.
Language Hebrew, Yiddish, English.
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


American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.
Ezras Torah Fund.
Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada


Jews Europe, Eastern.
Jews United States.
Jews Poland.
Jews Lithuania.
Jews Charities.
Rabbis United States. Rabbis Canada.
Rabbis Poland.
Rabbis Lithuania.
Orthodox Judaism.
International relief Europe, Eastern.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939–1945)
Occupation Rabbis.
Archive Location Jewish Theological Seminary. Library, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027.
Record ID# 0246447
Preliminary Box Level  
98-1 Correspondence: Abremski Dusewitz
98-2 Correspondence: Ehrenfeld Histadruth
98-3 Correspondence: Horschein Lubatzki
98-4 Correspondence: Malin Raeicz
98-5 Correspondence: Reichlin Soratzkin
98-6 Correspondence: Stein Zlotovitz
98-7 Papers, personal materials, family letters, photographs, copies of outgoing correspondence, speeches, addresses, notes, Piskei Din