TABLE OF CONTENTS


Introduction

Institutional Sketch

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement Note

Restrictions

Administrative Information

Search Terms

Box Folder Listing

Series A. General. 1964-2003.

An Inventory to The Board (Cincinnati, Ohio) Records. 1964-2003.

Manuscript Collection No. 789

NHPRCFunding for the arrangement and description of this collection was provided by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Introduction

Repository: The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
Creator: The Board (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Title: The Board (Cincinnati, Ohio) Records
Dates: 1964-2003
Quantity: 1.4 linear feet (1 Record Carton and 1 Hollinger box)
Abstract: Correspondence, meeting records and papers of a men’s literary club founded in 1912.
Collection Number: MS-789
Language: Collection material in English

Institutional Sketch

The Board was founded in 1912 by a group of German Jews in Cincinnati. It remains a Jewish men's literary club that meets for a presentation of a paper by a member. Club members have included Nelson Glueck, Gilbert Bettman, James G. Heller, Adolph Oko, and Eugene Mihaly.


Scope and Content Note

Collection consisting of correspondence, meeting notes, and papers presented by members at various meetings of The Board. Together with a "Historic Desiderata" describing the history of The Board through their documents.


Arrangement Note

This collection is arranged in a single series.


Restrictions

Terms of Access and Use

This collection is open to all users. The original manuscript collection is available in the Barrows-Loebelson Reading Room of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives.

Property and Literary Rights

Dan Hoffheimer and The Board, by the act of donating this collection to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by specific creators of the materials.

Questions concerning rights should be addressed to the Executive Director of the American Jewish Archives. For more information see the American Jewish Archives copyright information webpage.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the The Board Records and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:

“The Board, 1912-2001: Our Second Millenium,” March 14, 2001, Box 2. MS-789. The Board Records. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Provenance

The Records of The Board were received from Dan Hoffheimer and The Board, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Processing Note

This collection was arranged and described according to minimal-processing standards. Processing was made possible through a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission.

Processing Information

Processed by Kevin Proffitt, August 2011.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.


Box Folder Listing

Series A. General. 1964-2003.
Box
1 Correspondence, Meetings, Papers. 1964-2001.
Box
2 Papers. 1999-2003.

Search Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the American Jewish Archives's online catalog.

Persons and Families

Hoffheimer, Daniel J.

Institutions

The Board (Cincinnati, Ohio)
United States. National Historical Publications and Records Commission

Subjects

Jews. Literary societies. Ohio

Places

Cincinnati (Ohio)