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Jewish Research and Education - Cuba Family Archives, Finding Aids

Date Span: 1921-1956 

Creator:  Jack Cohen Family
 

Summary/Abstract:  Jack Martin Cohen was a native Atlantan. He graduated from high school in 1942 and served in World War II. His papers consist of an autograph book, invitations, certificate from the Mayfair Club, and military documents.

Quantity/Physical Description: .2 linear feet

Language(s):  English

Repository:  The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

Restrictions on Access:  There are no restrictions on accessing material in this collection.

Restrictions on Use:  Copyright restrictions may apply.  Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.  Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation:  Box #, Folder #, Mss 48, Jack Cohen Family Papers, The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

Arrangement: All material is arranged in alphabetical order and chronologically within each folder.

Biographical/Historical Note Jack Martin Cohen was the son of Abe Cohen and Rae Russ. He was born in Atlanta and graduated from Boys High School in 1942. He served in the India-Burma Theater during World War II. In 1947, he married his wife Miss Stein at the Mayfair Club.

Scope and Content Researchers studying the Jack Cohen Family Papers will gain insight into Jewish servicemen and Jewish social life in Atlanta during the mid-20th century. All material is arranged in alphabetical order and chronologically within each folder.

Collection Inventory

Box

File

Description

Date

 

1

1

Autograph book

1934-1935

 

2

Invitations

1921-1942

 

3

Mayfair Club – stock certificate

1943

 

4

Military papers

1943-1946

 

5

Newspapers clippings

1947, 1956

 

6

Phonographs records – “From Your Man in Service”

Ca. 1942-1945

 

7

Scrapbook – items removed from

1946-1956


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