Lee Joseph Levinger papers , 1906-1966

Overview of the Collection

Levinger, Lee J. (Lee Joseph), 1890-1966
Lee Joseph Levinger papers
1906-1966 (inclusive)
1.5 linear feet, (1 container)
Collection Number
Ax 310
Lee Joseph Levinger (1890-1966) was a Rabbi and an author. The papers include manuscripts of his books, published articles and correspondence.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 5413463068
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Historical NoteReturn to Top

Lee Joseph Levinger (1890-1966) was a Rabbi and an author. Educated at the University of Cincinnati, the University of Pennsylvania, and Hebrew Union College, he was particularly interested in the history of the Jews in the United States, and the work of Jewish chaplains in the U.S. armed forces.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection comprises book manuscripts, published articles, and related correspondence by Lee Joseph Levinger, an American rabbi and author.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • American literature--Jewish authors
  • Authors, American--20th century
  • Jewish authors--United States--20th century
  • Jews--United States--History
  • Military chaplains--United States--History
  • Rabbis--United States

Form or Genre Terms

  • Correspondence