Hart, Abraham

(1810-85)
   American publisher. He was the founder of the Jewish Publication Society and its first president. He was also the president of Maimonides College.

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  • HART, ABRAHAM — (1810–1885), first important U.S. Jewish publishing executive and leading Philadelphia Jew of his generation. Hart was born in Philadelphia of German Dutch parents. On the death of his father in 1823, he secured a job with Carey and Lea, the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hart, Abraham — (1810–85)    US publisher. Hart, a noted Philadelphia publisher, was a founder of the Jewish Publication Society and its first president. He was also the first president of Maimonides College and a leading figure of his day in the Philadelphia… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Abraham Alexander Ribicoff — Abraham A. Ribicoff Abraham Alexander Ribicoff (* 9. April 1910 in New Britain, Connecticut; † 22. Februar 1998 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei). Er gehörte dem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abraham Ribicoff — Abraham A. Ribicoff Abraham Alexander Ribicoff (* 9. April 1910 in New Britain, Connecticut; † 22. Februar 1998 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei). Er gehörte dem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HART, JACOB — (1745–1814), kabbalist and grammarian. He was the first native born English scholar of this type in the modern period. A jeweler by profession, Hart took an active part in communal affairs in London and received rabbinical ordination in Europe… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hart (surname) — Hart may refer to:;A * Adam Hart (porn star), U.S. porn star * Alan Hart, British television executive * Albert Bushnell Hart (1854 1943), U.S. historian * Alfred A. Hart, 19th century U.S. photographer * Alvin Youngblood Hart (born 1963), U.S.… …   Wikipedia

  • Hart (person) — Hart, as a person, may refer to: Deceased or presumed so Died by 1880 * Charles Hart (17th century actor) (1625–1683), British actor * John Hart (governor) (died 1740), British colonial administrator * Joseph Hart (1712 1768), religious leader… …   Wikipedia

  • Abraham Allison — Abraham Kurkindolle Allison (* 10. Dezember 1810 im Jones County, Georgia; † 8. Juli 1893 in Quincy, Florida) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und 1865 der 6. Gouverneur von Florida. Frühe Jahre und politische Karriere Allison wanderte von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abraham Calov — Abraham Calov, auch Calovius, Kalau, (* 16. April 1612 in Mohrungen, Ostpreußen; † 25. Februar 1686 in Wittenberg) war als deutscher Mathematiker, Philosoph und Theologe einer der bekanntesten Vertreter der lutherischen Orthodoxie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abraham Kurkindolle Allison — (* 10. Dezember 1810 im Jones County, Georgia; † 8. Juli 1893 in Quincy, Florida) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und 1865 der 6. Gouverneur von Florida. Frühe Jahre und politische Karriere Allison wanderte von Georgia kommend in Florida ein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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