Meeting of the National Executive, April 24, 1946
- Meeting of the National Executive, April 24, 1946
- International Workers’ Order (IWO) and Jewish People's Fraternal Order (JPFO)
- Conferences, Conventions, Meetings
Postwar Reconstruction and Relief
- Youkelson, Rubin
- New York, New York, United States
- Address (Creator):
- 80 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York
- National Executive Committee Members
- Jewish Peoples Fraternal Order of the I.W.O. (U.S.), National Executive Committee
- Translation of:
- Work Type:
political ideologies and attitudes
- IWO JPFO- Reports, Meetings, and Conferences
Women [Women's clubs, organizing, Emma Lazarus Division]
Postwar Reconstruction and Relief Work- Poland
Jewish Unity- Wartime, Postwar
Postwar Jewish Culture- U.S., Abroad
Postwar Order and Social Contract
Education- Ordn Shule, Shule
Membership- Benefits, Insurance, Political Issues
- 4 pages. Translated Summary: Present: J. Mann, G. Sandler, J. Gordon, S. Doroshkin, R. Saltzman, R. Youkelson, I. (Itche) Goldberg, C. (Charles) Kelner, E. Reimer, J. Goldman, S. Milgrom (Milgrim), M. Steinberg,. Agenda: Rubin Saltzman report includes electing JPFO delegates to the American Jewish Congress and the visiting Polish Federation delegation, "O.P.A" campaign, and addenda. Saltzman notes that May Day parade participation is important, the membership drive has recruited 6,000 new members and reminds meeting of upcoming National Board of Directors meeting May 24-25th, 1946. That meetings' agenda will include "Cultural Problems" "the inner life of lodges." Suggests focus on youth, veterans, women and schools. This is in preparation for the 7th National Conference to be held at the end of May [the 7th Convention was held June 12–19, 1947].
- The wartime Office of Price Administration (OPA) was fully abolished in Washington by May 1947.
- The Jewish People’s Fraternal Order was the largest ‘national’ section of the International Workers Order (IWO) which focused on cultural awareness and celebration, mutual support especially in health insurance coverage, and anti-fascist activities. The IWO also gave particular emphasis to supporting the rights and interests of African Americans. Documents include language and representations which comprise the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that Cornell University or its staff endorse or approve of negative representations or stereotypes presented.
- Cite As:
- International Workers Order (IWO) Records #5276. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.
- Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Martin P. Catherwood Library, Cornell University
- Archival Collection:
- International Workers Order (IWO) Records, 1915-2002 (KCL05276)
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