Samuel Koch papers, 1902-1962  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Koch, Samuel, 1874-1944
Title
Samuel Koch papers
Dates
1902-1962 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.92 linear feet plus 4 microfilm reels and 2 vertical files
Collection Number
1759
Summary
Papers of a rabbi and civic leader of Seattle, Washington.
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

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Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Rabbi and civic leader of Seattle, Washington.

Rabbi Samuel Koch was born in 1875. He died in 1944. Koch was rabbi at Temple de Hirsch from 1906 -1942. His civic activities concerned social concerns in Seattle.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 1759-001: Samuel Koch papers, 1902-1944Return to Top

1.92 linear feet

Scope and Content: Scrapbook and loose items removed from scrapbook and foldered separately.

Includes clippings, programs, issues of "Temple Tidings". Materials detail the career of Koch and social concerns in Seattle.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Carl Koch, 11/29/1971.

Description
Samuel Koch papers

Accession No. 1759-002: Samuel Koch papers, 1902-1944Return to Top

2 microfilm reels : positive; 2 microfilm reels : negative; 1 box.

Scope and Content: Scrapbook, programs, clippings, ephemera.

Microfilm is of all items in Acc. no.1759-001 except "Temple Tidings."

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Filmed 4/1/1978.

Description
Samuel Koch papers

Accession No. 1759-003: Samuel Koch papers, 1926-1962Return to Top

1 vertical file

Scope and Content: Incoming correspondence, eulogy, commemorative book, ephemera, clippings.

Much of the correspondence and the commemorative book are concerned with Samuel Koch's 25th anniversary year as a rabbi in 1931. The long typewritten eulogy was written by Rabbi Solomon Foster of Philadelphia. Clippings include obituaries for both Samuel Koch and his wife Cora D. Koch.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Adolph Koch, 9/8/1981.

Description
Samuel Koch papers

Accession No. 1759-004: Samuel Koch papers, 1922-1944Return to Top

1 vertical file

Scope and Content: Conversion certificates.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Temple De Hirsch Sinai Library, 3/19/1986.

Description
Samuel Koch papers

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Koch, Cora D
  • Koch, Samuel, 1874-1944--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Temple de Hirsch (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Titles within the Collection :
  • Temple tidings
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Lister, Ernest, 1870-1919 (creator)
    • Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938 (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)