Laurence D. Loeb, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998

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Title Laurence D. Loeb, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998
Alternative Title Accn 998, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Laurence D. Loeb
Creator Loeb, Laurence D., 1942-
Contributor Kelen, Leslie G., 1949-; Oral History Institute
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1987-09-15; 1987-09-29
Date Digital 2015-07-06
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Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Jews, American--Utah--Interviews; Linden, Loeb, Laurence D., 1942- --Interviews; Cantors (Judaism); Jews--Social life and customs
Description Transcript (142 pages) of interviews by Leslie Kelen with Laurence D. Loeb on September 15 and September 19, 1987 for the Interviews with Jews in Utah Oral History Project.
Abstract In these three interviews, conducted by Leslie Kelen, Loeb talks about his family background, his activities in Jewish yough groups, and serving as cantor for the junior service in New York. He recalls entering the cantorate at 16 years of age and spending a year in Israel. Other topics covered include pursuing a degree in ethnomusicology and anthropology, teaching in New York, accepting a position at the University of Utah, Rabbi Bergman, being a cantor of B'nai Israel and Kol Ami, and returning to Israel on a Fulbright scholarship. He also talks about the Salt Lake Jewish community, the lack of anti-Semitism in Salt Lake, campus life, his Jewish identity and role as cantor, and the differences between the old and new Jewish communities. 142 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 142 pages
Language eng
Is Part of Interviews with Jews in Utah collection, 1982-1988,
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Halima Noor
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
ARK ark:/87278/s6b010m2
Topic Jews, American; Jews--Social life and customs; Cantors (Judaism)
Setname uum_iju
Date Created 2015-08-13
Date Modified 2015-09-10
ID 904317
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