Schechter, S.

Schechter, Solomon 1847–1915
Collection, 1856 -1990

Finding Aid | Box and Folder List (PDF 86 KB)
Name Schechter, Solomon, 1847–1915
Special Call Number ARC 101
Title Solomon Schechter Collection, 1856–1990
Physical Description 55 boxes (33 linear feet)
Research Note The majority of the collection has been microfilmed under a grant from the Fund for Jewish Cultural Preservation of the National Foundation for Jewish Culture. Reproduction of fragile items is not permitted. Consult the Librarian about literary rights.
Biographical Note Solomon Schechter was a rabbinic scholar and President of JTS from 1902-1915
Collection Summary The Solomon Schechter Collection (1856-1990) consists of correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts, research notes, personal documents, memorials, printed material and photographs collected by Solomon Schechter's family and colleagues after his death. The Collection also contains the correspondence, writings and personal materials of his wife, Mathilde Schechter, and the correspondence of his son, Frank I. Schechter.
Languages English, Hebrew, German, Yiddish, Romanian and French
Inventory Note The most current general and box level inventory is available in the Special Collections Reading Room (Guide to the JTS Archival Collections).
Archive Location Jewish Theological Seminary Library, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027.
Record ID# 0246450
Editor Arranged and described by Ellen Kastel and Jeff Katz 2/16/05
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