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A Guide to the Rabbi Jacob Kaplan Scrapbooks

Finding aid created by Stephen Jackson

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
December 2007


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kaplan, Jacob H. (Jacob Hyman), 1874-1965
Title: Rabbi Jacob Kaplan Scrapbooks
Dates: 1926-1947
Abstract: News clippings, photographs, and correspondence compiled by Rabbi Kaplan while at Temple Israel in Miami from 1926-1947.
Extent: 0.05 Linear feet. 2 volumes.
Identification: PKY 88.011
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

Born in Germany in 1874, Jacob H. Kaplan was ordained as a rabbi at Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati in 1902. From 1926 until his retirement, he served as a congregational rabbi at Temple Israel in Miami, Fla.


Scope and Content

These two volumes contain news clippings, photographs, and correspondence compiled by Rabbi Kaplan while at Temple Israel in Miami from 1926-1947.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Rabbi Jacob Kaplan Scrapbooks, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Synagogues -- Florida -- Miami.
Temple Israel of Greater Miami.



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