New York: American Jewish Tercentenary Committee, 1953-1955. Illus. with numerous b/w photos. 4to. First edition. Most items very good to fine. Item #32965
A small archive of 32 items: The American Jewish Tercentenary initial brochure (10 pp.) including the list of all three hundred members of the committee, 4 further brochures, Everyman's Guide, Jewish Roots in America by Betram Korn, Publications News, letter on committee structures, two other letters, newspaper article, reading list, poster order forms, post card of programs, engraved invitation with envelope to the National Tercentenary Dinner, 1954, Hotel Astor, at which President Eisenhower was the guest of honor, issues 1-25 of "300: A monthly newsletter of the American Jewish Tercentenary Committee" from January 1953 to March 1955. The first five issues were mimeographed, thereafter printed, most 16 pages. A fairly complete record of activities from conception through completion.