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Newman, Louis I. (Louis Israel), 1893-1972



  • Existence: 1893-12-20 - 1972-03-09


Louis Israel Newman (1893-1972), United States Reform rabbi and author.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

John L. De Forest / Sholem Asch collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 114

Collection consists of correspondence addressed to Asch, many letters carrying dictated drafts of his response on them. There are four typescripts of essays by Sholem Asch as well as five scripts for a Christmas pageant performed in Stamford, Conn., in 1943. Also present is De Forest's typescript memoir entitled, "My Hours with Sholem Asch."

Dates: 1941-1995, bulk 1941-1943