El primer aniversario del establecimiento de colonos centroeuropeos en el pais

Material Information

El primer aniversario del establecimiento de colonos centroeuropeos en el pais
Alternate title:
Dominican Republic Settlement Association 1st Anniversary scrapbook
Wagg, Alfred ( compiler )
La Opinión ( issuing body )
Place of Publication:
[Santo Dominigo, D.R.]
La Opinión
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 online resource (1 volume)
Physical Location:
Box 1


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 )
Scrapbooks ( lcgft )
clippings (information artifacts) ( aat )
Temporal Coverage:
World War ( 1939 - 1945 )
Spatial Coverage:
Dominican Republic -- Puerto Plata -- Sosúa
19.751 x -70.516


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.
Grant: Presidents Fund for the NEH project.

Record Information

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