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Joseph Tenenbaum papers

Document | Accession Number: 1987.081 | RG Number: RG-21

The collection documents the career of urologist, author, and activist Joseph Tenenbaum, originally of Sasów, Poland. Included are biographical materials, correspondence, writings, subject files, photographs, and scrapbooks that document his medical career; his writings on medical topics, Judaism, and the Holocaust; his involvement in Jewish organizations such as the World Jewish Congress, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, and the Zionist Organization of America; and his work as the founder and chairman of the Joint Boycott Council of the American Jewish Congress (1933-1941), an organization that promoted the boycott of German materials in the United States in the years leading up to World War II.

Date
1908-1990  (inclusive)
Language
English
Hebrew
German
Extent
14.78 linear ft..
Extent
13 boxes
8 oversize boxes
8 oversize folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jeannette Tenenbaum
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Record last modified: 2018-02-20 11:27:09
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