Report of the Twenty-Seventh Year of the Jewish Publication Society of America, 1914-1915

By Horace Stern, I.G. Dobsevage, Simon Miller, Max Margolis

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1916

This report documents the proceedings of the twenty-seventh annual meeting of the Jewish Publication Society of America, which took place on May 16, 1915, at Dropsie College in Philadelphia, PA. Among the topics discussed are: new publications, including "A Hebrew Dictionary of Technical and Philosophical Terms" by Caspar Levias; plans for a new "Historical Jewish Communities" series of publications; an address by Dr. Max Margolis, reprinted in full, on the Bible translation process; and excerpts from an address by Mr. Horace Stern on problems facing the Society. The proceedings of the meeting are outlines, and members nation-wide are listed by name, by state of residence. The Society's charter and by-laws are also included, along with a list of books issued by the JPS.

Topic: Conferences and Meetings, Meetings and Conferences, Organizational Development, Language, Membership, Records, Publications, Jewish Text, Jewish Organizations

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 17

Page Number(s): 395-551

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Genre: Report

Coverage: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , United States

Language: English

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Stern, Horace. Dobsevage, I.G.. Miller, Simon. Margolis, Max. Report of the Twenty-Seventh Year of the Jewish Publication Society of America, 1914-1915. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1916: 395-551.


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