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Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies. Chicago Jewish Archives

Asher Library; 610 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60605

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 312-322-1712

Repository URL: http://www.spertus.edu/library External Link

Repository code: icjs

Repository description (CRHP): The Chicago Jewish Archives has interviews with 16 individuals active in civil rights efforts.

Repository description (extant): The Asher Library at Spertus was established in the mid-1930s (and renamed in 1974 in honor of the generosity of Norman and Helen Asher). It is one of North America's largest Jewish libraries. The collection includes Jewish-interest fiction and non-fiction books, plus periodicals, films, and music from all over the world.

Repository Notes (CRHP): The Chicago Jewish Archives was "on hiatus" in November 2010.

Repository type: University Special Collection

Collections:

Chicago radical Jewish elders oral history project

 

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