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Isaac E. Marcuson, Rabbi of Temple Beth Israel in Macon, Georgia, was the spiritual leader of that congregation for over 50 years. He was born in 1872 in Cincinnati, Ohio and later attended the University of Cincinnati and Hebrew Union College. Rabbi Marcuson accepted the rabbinate at Temple Beth Israel in Macon, Georgia in 1894. He remained in that position until his death in 1952. The bulk of the collection contains letters and requests for materials published for and by the Central Conference of American Rabbis. Additional correspondence can be found in subject specific folders. The collection contains material concerning World War II and the efforts in Macon to assist Jews escaping Nazi persecution prior to and after World War II. The Rabbi Isaac E. Marcuson Papers are arranged alphabetically by folder and chronologically within each folder. Finding aid available in library.

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Rabbi Isaac E. Marcuson Papers

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