Private and official correspondence of Julius Bloch, 1937-1955.
Bloch, Julius (1877-1956): correspondence
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- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1436
- Dates of Creation1937-1955
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- Language of MaterialGerman English
- Physical Description1 file
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Administrative / Biographical History
Julius Bloch was born in Bruehl/Baden in June 1877. He became a member of the Jewish Gemeindevorstand in Pforzheim, Baden Wuertemberg, in 1923; member of the Israelitische Kultusgemeinde, Frankfurt/ Main, where he was also chairman of the Jewish welfare committee and head of the regional office for the Hilfsverein der Juden in Deutschland. He was responsible for rationalisng the provision of welfare to Jews in Frankfurt by centralising the numerous smaller organisations into one large organisation. By May 1938 he was living in London. In 1946 he was deputy of the New Liberal Congregation, London. He died in London in 1956.
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