Louis Lipsky and Milton Handler to Presidents of Affiliated Organizations about UN General Assembly, April 1948 (correspondence)
- Title (English):
- Louis Lipsky and Milton Handler to Presidents of Affiliated Organizations about UN General Assembly, April 1948 (correspondence)
- International Workers’ Order (IWO) and Jewish People's Fraternal Order (JPFO)
- Lipsky, Louis, 1876-1963
Handler, Milton, 1903-1998
- Presidents of Affiliated Organizations
- American Jewish Conference
- New York, New York, United States
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- File Name:
- Address (creator):
- 521 Fifth Avenue, New York 17, New York
- Work Type:
- national organizations
political ideologies and attitudes
- American Jewish Conference
The Jewish Question
Postwar Jewish Unity
IWO JPFO Organizational History
Postwar Order and Social Contract
Postwar Jewish Programs
World War II Holocaust
Postwar Jewish Culture- U.S.
Israel, Palestine, Zionism
- Urgent Letter from Louis Lipsky and Milton Handler to Presidents of Affiliated Organizations regarding the re-opening of the entire Palestine question by the UN General Assembly on April 16, 1948. Requests response to invitation to a closed meeting of its affiliated organizations that will have a briefing by the Jewish Agency. Meeting to be held on April 11, at the Hotel Pennsylvania.
- 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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