Report of the Twenty-Eighth Year of the Jewish Publication Society of America (1915-1916)

By I.G. Dobsevage, Jacob H. Schiff

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1917

This report documents the proceedings of the twenty-eighth annual meeting of the Jewish Publication Society of America, which took place on May 7, 1916, at Dropsie College in Philadelphia, PA. Among the topics discussed are: organizational growth; eulogies for Solomon Schechter and Joseph Jacobs; the publication of the new translation of the Bible; and an address, reprinted in full, by Jacob H. Schiff. The proceedings of the meeting are outlined, 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, Membership, Records, Death and Mourning, Publications, Jewish Text, Jewish Organizations

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 18

Page Number(s): 411-587

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Genre: Report

Coverage: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Dobsevage, I.G.. Schiff, Jacob H. Report of the Twenty-Eighth Year of the Jewish Publication Society of America (1915-1916). American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1917: 411-587.


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