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Friday Forum collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-014-h-r

Overview

The Friday Forum is a monthly magazine of the Jewish Exponent newspaper. The forum features lengthy essays on a variety of topics regardig the Jewish life. These series are firsthand narratives of the remnants of European Jewish life and survivors rebuilding their lives post-Holocaust. The newspaper in this collection date from 1972 to 1978.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1970 - 1979

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the research to obtain all permissions.

Content Description

The Jewish Exponent is a weekly newspaper that serves the Jewish community of Philadelphia. The newspaper has been published continuously since April 15, 1887. It is the second-oldest printed Jewish newspaper in the United States. The publication evolved from its roots as a voice of prominent people in business to a multimedia platform for delivering Jewish news and information of the community dialogue.

The Friday Forum is a monthly magazine of the Jewish Exponent newspaper. The forum features lengthy essays on a variety of topics, including firsthand narratives of the remnants of European Jewish life, and survivors rebuilding their lives post-Holocaust. Phyllis Zimbler Miller was the editor from 1972 to 1978. At that time, she published many survivors' stories in their own words. The bulk of the newspapers are from the 1970s.

Extent

1.35 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The collection has been arranged in chronological order.

Physical Location

Oskar Schindler Archive

Condition Description

Fair
Title
Finding Aid for the Friday Forum collection
Author
Tiana Taliep
Date
11/5/2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Oskar Schindler Archives Repository

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