1 - 12 of 55

Search Constraints

Search Results

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with George L. Mosse, 1975 March 26

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Peter Gordy interviews George Mosse on March 26, 1975. Mosse discusses his youth and family in Germany, their 1933 escape to Paris, schooling in England and the United States, World War II, teaching in Iowa and Wisconsin, being denounced to HUAC, and his growing involvement in Jewish studies and activities. Mosse was a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. This interview is part of the Wisconsin Jewish Archive.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Max Leopold, March 21, 1976, San Diego, California

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Ben Minkoff interviews Max Leopold on March 21, 1976 in San Diego, California. Max was a Jewish resident of Arpin, Wisconsin from 1904 to 1952. He discusses his work in farming and farmers' cooperatives, his spot on a committee formulating unemployment compensation legislation, and his position as a justice of the peace. Leopold also discusses his involvement in the Progressive Party, the Farm Bureau, and his childhood in Romania.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Jack Levin, April 27, 1975, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Peter Gordy interviews Jack Levin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on April 27, 1975. Levin discusses his father's saloon in Milwaukee, their 1914 move to a Racine County farm, and life there including information on crops, schools, difficulties of being an isolated Jewish family, and speaking Yiddish. Levin also talks about moving from the farm and back to the city.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Solomon Elbaum, February 21, 1962, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Bill Marten interviews Solomon Elbaum on February 21, 1962 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mr. Elbaum discusses his immigration to the United States from Russia in 1913, his religious book store in Milwaukee, the careers and education of his children, and his ideas concerning assistance for the aged.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Jacob Urich, February 21, 1962, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Bill Marten interviews Jacob Urich on February 21, 1962 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mr. Urich discusses his time in the Russian army reserve, leaving Russia, and his struggles while settling in the United States. Mr. Urich also talks his life as a peddler, establishing a cigar business in Milwaukee, his involvement with the Socialist party, recollections of political leaders and campaigns, and his many letters to newspaper editors.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Isaac and Pauline Berland, February 20, 1962, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Bill Marten interviews Isaac and Pauline Berland on February 20, 1962 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mr. Berland discusses leaving Russia because of the pogroms, and being involved in Zionist organizations in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The couple also talks about coming to Milwaukee, raising a family, and activities in their nursing home.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Morris Weingrod, February 20, 1962, Milwaukee Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Bill Marten interviews Morris Weingrod on February 20, 1962 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mr. Weingrod discusses becoming interested in Zionism at an early age in Poland, immigrating to Milwaukee, and becoming involved with the Po'alei Zion organization. Mr. Weingrod also talks about the Balfour Declaration, Golda Meir, Zionist sentiments after World War I, and establishing a Jewish school in Milwaukee.

  • Content Locked

    You don't have access to this resource, please request access from the organization owner.

    Request Access
    Interview with Morris Weingrod, February 21, 1962, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Historical Society Wisconsin Jewish Archives Oral Histories 02-05-2019

    Description: summary Bill Marten interviews Morris Weingrod on February 21, 1962 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Mr. Weingrod discusses Milwaukee Jewish leaders such as Nathan Sand and Golda Meir and his connection to them. He also talks about his views on British policies towards Palestine, and the activities of the Labor Zionists in Milwaukee.

1 - 12 of 55