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Simons, Leonard N. 1904-

Overview
Works: 223 works in 357 publications in 1 language and 20,830 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Prayers and devotions  Biography  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Composer
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Most widely held works about Leonard N Simons
 
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Most widely held works by Leonard N Simons
The man who played God by Robert St. John( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sarajevo Haggadah by Cecil Roth( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facsimile color reproduction of the Sarajevo Haggadah manuscript with piyutim and prayers for Passover
The "royal & ancient" beginnings of Franklin Hills Country Club by Leonard N Simons( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simons says : faith, fun, and foible of Leonard N. Simons : selections from his writings and talks by Leonard N Simons( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon says : faith, fun, and foible by Leonard N Simons( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taped interivew on the 75th anniversary of the United Jewish Charities of Detroit and the 50 anniversary of the Jewish Welfare Federation of Detroit by Leonard N Simons( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

JCA Leonard Simons Papers by Leonard N Simons( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Simons's papers reflect his work in the secular and Jewish communities as well as his professional involvement as an entrepreneur. Important subjects and correspondents: Adamany, David; Adcraft; Bentwick, Norman; Broomfield, William; Caron, Malcolm, S.J.; Cavanagh, Jerome; Dearborn; Independent newspaper; Detroit; Jewish history; Feuchtwanger, Lion; Fisher, Max M.; Giscard d’Estaing, Valéry; Glueck, Nelson; Golden, Harry; Gribbs, Roman; Harmon, Avraham; Hart, Philip A.; Henry, David; Jewish National Fund; Jewish Welfare Federation, Detroit; Kresge, Stanley; Levin, Carl; Marcus, Jacob; Marx, Karl; Mendes-­‐France, Pierre; Miriani, Louis; Purple Gang; Roosevelt, Eleanor; Royet, Jacques; Sapiro, Aaron; Silver, Rabbi Abba Hillel; Slomovitz, Philip; Temple Beth El, Detroit and Bloomfield Hills; Young, Coleman A.; Yutang, Lin; Wayne State University; Williams, G. Mennen. Series Description: Series 1. Personal Life, 1910-1993: Correspondence, clippings, greeting cards, speeches and newsletters. Materials from his presidency of the Franklin Hills Country Club and regarding his book, Simons Says, are located here. Travel notes, itineraries and correspondence. Series 2. Business and professional activities, 1929-1991: Professional activities and interactions with organizations of a business nature. Papers contain clippings, correspondence, speeches, appraisals, telegrams and greeting cards, including materials from Adcraft/Simons-Michelson, Wayne University professorship and the Simons-Michelson collection of Judaica. Series 3. Community activities in Detroit, 1930-1993: Papers contain clippings, correspondence, speeches, research materials, notes, newsletters, invitations, certificates, programs, greeting cards, and telegrams. Areas of interest: American Legion Award, Cadillac House, Detroit Historical Commission, Museum, and Society, French medal, Heart of Gold Award, University Chair in Jewish Studies, Wayne State University Press, Leonard N. Simons Building and reading room on Wayne State University campus, Honorary Degrees. Series 4. Jewish community activities and causes, 1940s-1993: Documents regarding Simons’s involvement in the Jewish community and his activities on behalf of Jewish causes: clippings, correspondence, articles, notes, speeches, pamphlets, certificates, bookplates. Of special note: the Feuchtwanger correspondence, Goldman Automobile Company, Israeli Bond and Jewish National Fund, Hebrew University, Man of the Year citation and Butzel Award. Also contains some historical materials of the Jewish community dating back to the 19th century. Series 5. Photographs, 1929-1995: Contains photos of many public and personal events including wedding, birthday and anniversary parties, award presentations, travel, and various community charitable and political events, including Wayne State University, Central High School, Detroit Historical Museum, Jewish Historical Society, March of Dimes and War Bonds. Series 6. Scrapbooks, awards and memorabilia, 1947-1986: Scrapbooks, photograph albums, memory books, testimonials from Simons’s career, personal life, service to the Detroit metropolitan community and to Jewish causes. There are also some folders of documents and correspondence
Jewish Community Center records( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of photographs and "Writer's Journals", collection of writings from members of the Writer's Corner. Also includes one audiocassette tape of Leonard N. Simons
My years of communal activities in the Detroit Jewish community; some personal memoirs by Leonard N Simons( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thoughts on the noblest Jewish tradition Zedakah/Charity( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

to Chaim Potok by Leonard N Simons( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Philip Slomovitz South End collection by Philip Slomovitz( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains 1969 and 1971-73 issues of The South End, Wayne State University student paper, as well as correspondence, public statements, petitions and a tape-recording relating to controversies generated by the printing of alleged anti-Zionist/anti-Semitic articles in the newspaper. The correspondence consists for the most part of an exchange of letters between university officials, Jewish community leaders and Leonard N. Simons, a Detroit advertising executive, during the 1969 controversy, and correspondence with Philip Slomovitz, editor of the Detroit Jewish news, in 1972-73. The tape recording is of a February 2, 1969 interview with John Watson, editor of the South end
The Hebrew Scriptures in the making by Max Leopold Margolis( )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South End collection, 1969-1974 by Philip Slomovitz( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 1969 and 1971-73 issues of The South end, Wayne State University student paper, as well as correspondence, public statements, petitions and a tape-recording relating to controversies generated by the printing of alleged anti-Zionist/anti-Semitic articles in the newspaper. The correspondence consists for the most part of an exchange of letters between university officials, Jewish community leaders and Leonard N. Simons, a Detroit advertising executive, during the 1969 controversy, and correspondence with Philip Slomovitz, editor of the Detroit Jewish news, in 1972-73. The tape recording is of a February 2, 1969 interview with John Watson, editor of the South end
Italian fantasies by Israel Zangwill( )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the Ghetto; Ghetto Comedies; Ghetto Tragedies; The King of Schnorrers; The Melting Pot/Chosen People; The War for the World; Dreamers of the Ghetto; Italian Fantasies
 
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[Ḥamesh megilot ṿe-sefer Yonah] The Five megilloth and Jonah; a new translation