Guide to the Mosaic Journal Collection, undated, 1961-1972
 
*I-178

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Machine-readable finding aid created by Mary Chen as MS Word document, January 2012. Finding aid was encoded by Marvin Rusinek on February 3, 2012. Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Mosaic Journal
Title: Mosaic Journal, collection
Dates:undated, 1961-1972
Abstract: Mosaic was an academic journal of literature, art, politics and opinion, published by students of the Harvard-Radcliffe Hillel Society of the B'nai B'rith. Its contributing authors consisted of both students and faculty. The exact founding date of the journal is unknown, possibly 1959/1960, but it is certain that its last publication was spring of 1971. This collection contains correspondence, financial records and two ledgers, reviews of the publication, and copies of subscription forms, a packing slip and fliers. One of the financial ledgers is fragile and should be handled with care.
Languages: The collection is in English.
Quantity: .25 linear feet (1 half manuscript box)
Identification: I-178
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
Location: Located at AJHS, Boston, MA.
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Historical Note

Mosaic was an academic journal of literature, art, politics and opinion, published by students of the Harvard-Radcliffe Hillel Society of the B'nai B'rith. Its contributing authors consisted of both students and faculty. While its main audience was Jewish college students at Harvard, its popularity extended beyond Harvard and was well received by the general public.

The exact founding date of the journal is unknown, possibly 1959 or 1960, but it is certain that its last publication was spring of 1971.

Chronology

1971Mosaic published its last issue, Vol. XII, No. 1, Spring 1971.


Footnote

1 Historical Note based on documents found in the collection.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence, financial records and two ledgers, reviews of the publication, and copies of subscription forms, a packing slip and fliers. One of the financial ledgers is fragile and should be handled with care.

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Arrangement

The collection is arranged into a single series as follows:

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:
American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
email: reference@ajhs.org

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Mosaic Journal, collection; I-178; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA and New York, NY.

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Acquisition Information

Accession information unknown.

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Access Points

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

 

Mosaic Journal collection, undated, 1961-1972

English.
6 folders.
Scope and Content:

See Collection Scope and Content Note.

BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1 Correspondence 1961-1972
1 2 Financial Records 1963-1971
1 3-4 Financial Ledgers [fragile] 1961-1971
1 5 Reviews undated, 1961-1971
1 6 General undated
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