[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--Seeking copies of three journals published in the 1920s and 1930s
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April 24, 2012
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Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2012 01:24:41 -0400
From: Shaul Seidler-Feller <shaul.seidler-feller at mail.yu.edu>
Subject: Copies of Beys Yankev Zhurnal, Ortodoksishe Yugent-bleter,
I am doing a project on Salomo Birnbaum, a Yiddish linguist of note and
the son of Nathan Birnbaum, and am looking for some of his published works
in Yiddish. Many of these works appeared in the Beys Yankev Zhurnal in the
20s and 30s, but, so far as I can tell, the only public institution in the
New York area which has copies of those issues is the Agudath Israel of
America Archives, and their microfilm machine is currently not working
properly. Does anyone know of other New York-area libraries/archives that
might have these journals? The same, incidentally, goes for the 1931
issues of the Ortodoksishe Yugent-bleter and of the journal Kinder-gorten.
I would very much appreciate any pointers you could give me .
A dank in foroys,
Shaul Seidler-Feller, Yeshiva University
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