Haas, Jacob de

(1872-1937)
   Zionist publicist. A London journalist, he corresponded with Theodor Herzl and acted as his secretary in England and at early Zionist congresses. He went to Boston in 1902 and edited Jewish journals. In 1910 he introduced Louis D. Brandeis to Zionism. He was later drawn to the Revisionist movement.

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  • Haas, Jacob de — (1872–1937)    Zionist publicist. A London journalist, de Haas corresponded with Dr HERZL after the publication of Der Judenstadt, and acted as Herzl’s secretary in England and at the early Zionist congresses. He settled in Boston, Mass., in 1902 …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • DE HAAS, JACOB — (1872–1937), author, journalist, and Zionist. De Haas was born in London of Dutch parentage. In 1896, when theodor herzl visited England to secure the support of British Jewry, de Haas, an active Zionist and editor of the London Jewish World,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Haas — oder de Haas ist ein deutscher Familienname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Der Name ist eine regionale Variante des Namens Haase (alte Schreibweise des Tiers Hase). Im Niederdeutschen ist Haas die übliche Schreibung. Varianten Hase, Haase, Haes, Haass,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Jacob de Haas — (* 1872 in London; † 1937 in New York)[1] war ein Londoner Journalist und Schriftsteller, Zionist und Herausgeber des Wochenblattes „The Jewish World“ in London von 1892 bis 1900. Er gehörte zu den ersten Helfern Herzls in England und führte ihn… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jacob de Haas — (1872 ndash; 1937) was an UK Chassidic Jew, a journalist and an early leader of the Zionist movement.De Haas was the secretary of the First Zionist Congress and he introduced Theodor Herzl to the UK in the Jewish World .He moved to the USA in… …   Wikipedia

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  • Haas, Walter A. — ▪ American businessman born May 11, 1889, San Francisco, Calif., U.S. died Dec. 7, 1979, San Francisco       American business executive credited with saving the foundering Levi Strauss & Co., (Levi Strauss & Co.) the major manufacturer of “blue… …   Universalium

  • De Haas — Haas bezeichnet: Ed. Haas Austria, Erzeuger der PEZ Bonbons Haas ist der Familienname folgender Personen: A Adolf Haas (Biologe) (1914–1982), deutscher Biologe und Naturphilosoph Adolf Haas (Jurist) (1844–1908), deutscher Jurist, Verleger und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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