Jewsʾ College

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Jewsʾ College


JACOBS, Irving (born 1938), Principal, Jews’ College, London, 1990–93

BÜCHLER, Adolph (1867 - 1939), Principal of the Jews’ College since 1906

WOLFSON, Isaac (1897 - 1991), Hon. Fellow: Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel; St Edmund Hall, Oxford; Jews’ College; Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford; Founder Fellow, Wolfson College, Oxford; Hon. Life President, The Great Universal Stores Ltd, since 1987 (formerly Joint Chairman)

SALAMAN, Redcliffe Nathan (1874 - 1955), JP, Herts; late Director of Potato Virus Research Station, University of Cambridge; Vice-President and Hon. Fellow, National Institute of Agricultural Botany; Trustee of Jews’ College; Governor Hebrew University, Jerusalem; late Chairman of Justices, Odsey division of Herts; Commissioner of Taxes; Trustee Barley Parish Charities

ABRAHAMS, Israel (1858 - 1925), author and lecturer; reader in Talmudic and Rabbinic Literature in University of Cambridge; formerly Senior Tutor at Jews’ College, London; first President of the Union of Jewish Literary Societies; President, Jewish Historical Society of England, 1905; Hon. President, University of Glasgow Theological Society, 1907; first Lewisohn Lecturer, New York, 1912; President Society of Historical Theology, Oxford, 1921

TUCK, Adolph (1854 - 1926), Chairman and Managing Director Raphael Tuck and Sons, Ltd, Art Publishers to their Majesties the King and Queen; Extraordinary Director, Scottish Equitable Life Assurance Society; President of the Association of Publishers of Christmas Cards and Calendars; President of the Association of Publishers of Picture Postcards; Treasurer of Jews’ College


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Orthodox rabbinical seminary in London. Jewsʾ College was founded in 1855 to train rabbis and teachers for the English-speaking world.

Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

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