Morris B. Hanan oral history interview and papers, 1935-1971  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hanan, Morris B.
Title
Morris B. Hanan oral history interview and papers
Dates
1935-1971 (inclusive)
Quantity
ca. 100 items
Collection Number
1743, 1827
Summary
Interview of a fruit dealer of Seattle, Washington and a Jewish American
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
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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Fruit dealer of Seattle Washington.

Morris Hanan ran a successful fruit dealership in Pike Place Market. He was also active in Seattle's Ashkenazic and Sephardic Jewish communities in Seattle, and involved with Israel. He was associated with American Jewish Joint Distribution committee, congregation Ezra Bessaroth, and Seattle Sephardic Talmud Torah.

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Accession No. 1743-001: Oral history interview with Morris Hanan, 1971Return to Top

1 sound cassette (ca. 45 min.); Transcript: 20 pages.

Scope and Content: Tape-recording conducted by Karyl Winn plus a transcript.

Hanan, a merchant-owner of the Pike Place Market, discusses his emigration from Rhodes, his business career, and the development of various organizations in the Seattle Sephardic community.

Digital Content/Other Formats:Listen to the audio recording and view the transcript of this interview on the Libraries Digital Collections site.

Restrictions on Access: May be used for research, instruction, publication and similar educational purposes.

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

Acquisition Info: Morris B. Hanan, 1971-11-04

Description
Oral history interview with Morris Hanan

Accession No. 1827-001: Morris Hanan papers, 1935-1966Return to Top

2 " linear.

Scope and Content: Correspondence and ephemera, 1935-1966.

Restrictions on Access: May be used for research, instruction, instruction, publication and similar educational purposes.

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

Acquisition Info: Morris B. Hanan, 1972-02-08

Description
Morris Hanan papers

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Fruit trade--Washington (State)
  • Israel and the diaspora
  • Jewish religious schools--Washington (State)
  • Jews--Attitudes toward Israel
  • Jews--Charities
  • Jews--Societies, etc
  • Jews--United States
  • Jews--Washington (State)
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Schools--Washington (State)
  • Sephardim--Washington (State)
  • Synagogues--Washington (State)
  • Personal Names :
  • Adatto, Sam
  • Cohen, Salvador
  • Eliachar, Elie, 1899-1981
  • Levy, Aubrey, -1945
  • Rosellini, Albert D. (Albert Dean), 1910-2011
  • Corporate Names :
  • American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee
  • Congregation Ezra Bessaroth (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Pike Place Market (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Seattle Sephardic Talmud Torah
  • Occupations :
  • Grocers--Washington (State)
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Eliachar, Elie (creator)
    • Hanan, Morris B (creator)
    • Pool, David de Sola, 1885-1970 (creator)
    • Rosellini, Albert D. (Albert Dean), 1910-2011 (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • Joint Distribution Committee of the American Funds for Jewish War Sufferers (creator)
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington) (creator)