RUSSIA AND THE AMERICAN PASSPORT: ADDRESS OF LOUIS MARSHALL TO THE DELEGATES AT THE TWENTY-SECOND COUNCIL, UNION OF AMERICAN HEBREW CONGREGATIONS, THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 1911 ; TOGETHER WITH RESOLUTION UNANIMOUSLY ADOPTED
[New York]: The UAHC, 1911. Item #40506
1st edition. Original paper wrappers. 8vo. 16 pages, 26 cm. In English. Louis Marshall (1856-1929) “was an American corporate, constitutional and civil rights lawyer as well as a mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure religious, political, and cultural freedom for all minority groups. Among the founders of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) , he defended Jewish and minority rights and, though not a Zionist, he supported the Balfour Declaration” (Wikipedia, 2018) . President Taft considered nominating Marshall to the supreme court. SUBJECTS: Passports. Jews -- Soviet Union. Diplomatic relations. Jews. Passports. OCLC lists 27 copies worldwide (OCLC: 24040832) . Very good condition. (AMR-54-11-BFLMR).