TITLE

HARRIS NEWMARK: PIONEER MERCHANT & HISTORIOPHILE

AUTHOR(S)
Kramer, Will
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Western States Jewish History;Winter/Spring2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2/3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Harris Newmark: Pioneer Merchant & Historiophile," by Dr. Will Kramer, which appeared in the December 17, 1971 issue of "The Heritage." The article presents information on the 19th century Jewish pioneer, merchant and historiophile Harris Newmark. It discusses his early life in Europe, his emigration to Los Angeles, California and his work as a merchant.
ACCESSION #
48721214

 

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