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Julius Rosenwald; the life of a practical humanitarian

M. R. Werner

Julius Rosenwald; the life of a practical humanitarian

by M. R. Werner

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York and, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rosenwald, Julius, -- 1862-1932.,
  • Biography.,
  • Charities.,
  • Foundations.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M. R. Werner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV28.R6 W4, HV28.R6 W4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 381 p.
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17949077M
    LC Control Number39028958

    The Story of the Julius Rosenwald Fund. Emmet, Boris, and John E Jeuck. Catalogs and Counters: A History of Sears, Roebuck and Company (), a scholarly history; Werner, M. R. Julius Rosenwald: The Life of a Practical Humanitarian. 2nd ed. External links "Rosenwald Apartment Building", Archiplanet. The North Star (). Julius Rosenwald (Aug – January 6, ) was an American businessman and is best known as a part-owner and leader of Sears, Roebuck and Company, and for establishing the Rosenwald Fund, which donated millions in matching funds to support the education of African American children in the rural South, as well as other philanthropic causes in the first half of .

    Early life. Julius Rosenwald was born in to the clothier Samuel Rosenwald and his wife Augusta Hammerslough Rosenwald, a Jewish immigrant couple from was born and raised just a few blocks from the Abraham Lincoln residence in Springfield, Illinois during Lincoln's presidency of the United States.. By his sixteenth year, Rosenwald was apprenticed by his parents to his uncles in Born: Aug , Springfield, Illinois. Rosenwald by close friends and family) extends the initial efforts of As-coli's cousin, Philip Stern, who began research for a biography during the mids (p. xi). Prior to this, the only biography of Rosenwald was Julius Rosenwald: The Life of a Practical Humanitarian by Maurice R.

    West Australian ‘When the action commences, Hehir’s pacing is perfect.’ Australian Book Review ‘Hehir’s storytelling is clear and has some vivid touches, as when the careful gait of the clockwork men remind Julius of the wading birds on the Thames, or their voices are described as sounding like ball-bearings rolling on a drum skin.’. By Hasia R. Diner Published Octo pages “A masterpiece” —David Levering Lewis, author of King: A Biography, and recipient of the Pulitzer Prize The portrait of a humble retail magnate whose visionary ideas about charitable giving transformed the practice of philanthropy in America and beyond Julius Rosenwald (– Brand: Jewish Lives.


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