Citation
Delegates to International Refugee Conference arrive

Material Information

Title:
Delegates to International Refugee Conference arrive
Alternate title:
Dominican Republic Settlement Association 1st Anniversary scrapbook
Creator:
Wagg, Alfred ( compiler )
World Puerto Rico Journal ( issuing body )
Place of Publication:
San Juan, P.R.
Publisher:
World Puerto Rico Journal
Publication Date:
Language:
English
Physical Description:
1 online resource (1 volume)
Physical Location:
Box 1

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) ( fast )
Jewish refugees ( fast )
World War (1939-1945) ( fast )
Dominican Republic Settlement Association, Inc. ( fast )
Rosenberg, James N. (James Naumburg), 1874-1970 ( fast )
Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas, 1891-1961 ( fast )
Genre:
Scrapbooks ( lcgft )
clippings (information artifacts) ( aat )
black-and-white prints (prints on paper) ( aat )
Temporal Coverage:
World War ( 1939 - 1945 )
Spatial Coverage:
Dominican Republic -- Puerto Plata -- Sosúa
Coordinates:
19.751 x -70.516

Notes

Abstract:
A scrapbook commemorating the 1st Anniversary of the founding of a Jewish refugee settlement at Sousa, in the Dominican Republic, in January 1940. Included in this scrapbook are programs, invitations, dinner menus, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other material documenting the anniversary commemoration and its various festivities. Of special interest is a report written by James N. Rosenberg to the Dominican Government about the status of the settlement and a letter from Generalissimo Trujillo addressed to Rosenberg. There are also photographs (likely publicity shots) depicting daily life in the settlement.
Funding:
Grant: Presidents Fund for the NEH project.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
Judaica Collections at UF
Rights Management:
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