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Eliakum Zunser

Title: Eliakum Zunser
Inclusive Dates: 1888-1962
ID: RG 284 
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2'1"; 5 5"ltr
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Organization: This collection is arranged in folder numerical sequence

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in the following series: I) Music by Zunser (folders 1-4); II) Texts of Songs (5-10); III) Press Clippings (11-23); IV) Publications of Zunser's Biography & Works (24-25); V) Memoirs (26); VI) Correspondence (27-30); VII) Publications (31-37); VIII) Miscellanea (38-39)

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Yiddish poet, popular songwriter and *badkhn* (popular entertainer).  Supporter of the Bilu movement.  Lived in Poland, Byelorussia, U.S.  This collection includes Zunser's papers and materials about him.  The latter were collected by Mordkhe Schaekhter, editor of *Eliakum Zunser:  Verk*, 2 vols. YIVO, 1964.
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Inventory: English, 19 pp., typed
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