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Yidisher Kultur Farband (New York)

Title: Yidisher Kultur Farband (New York)
Inclusive Dates: 1906-1976
ID: RG 1226
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3'3"; 6 5"lgl;2 3"lgl; 1 2.5"lgl
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Known by its acronym as the YKUF. Organization for the furtherance of secular Jewish culture in Yiddish. Active in left-wing causes. Founded in 1937, at the World Congress for Jewish Culture in Paris. Publisher of the periodical *Yidishe kultur* and many books and pamphlets. Zishe Weinper, the poet, served for many years as secretary of the YKUF. Nachman Meisel, literary critic, was its general editor.
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