Guide to the Louis Arthur Ungar papers, 1915-1919

P-137

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Descriptive Summary

Creator:Ungar, Louis Arthur
Creator:Frances, George B
Title:Louis Arthur Ungar papers
Dates:1915-1919
Abstract:Includes 100 documents and ca. 350 pohtos relating to Ungar's experience as a dental officer with the American Zionist Medical Unit for Palestine. Collection contains a biographical sketch, letters pertaining to application for Palestine service and U.S. Army deferment, official documents, money, memorabilia, Palestine correspondence, Zionist Medical Unit, Report of work (April, 1919), and commendations on Ungar's service.
Quantity:1 manuscript box, 1 1/2 manuscript box
Quantity:.75 linear feet
Identification:P-137
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society Archives
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Scope and Content Note

Includes 100 documents and ca. 350 pohtos relating to Ungar's experience as a dental officer with the American Zionist Medical Unit for Palestine. Collection contains a biographical sketch, letters pertaining to application for Palestine service and U.S. Army deferment, official documents, money, memorabilia, Palestine correspondence, Zionist Medical Unit, Report of work (April, 1919), and commendations on Ungar's service.

The photographs include two albums, one with descriptive titles; negatives; original photographs and postal cards of scenes in Egypt, Syria, Lebanon and Palestine; personal photographs; depictions of military life; and photographs of hospital activities and personnel (some relating to the Rothschild Hospital in Jerusalem).

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Collections and Engagement 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 Collections and Engagement 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
E-mail: inquiries@cjh.org

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Access Points

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