Manuscript Collection - Chava Rosenfarb Papers

Chava Rosenfarb Papers Chava Rosenfarb Papers

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Chava Rosenfarb Papers

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  • 1940-2014 (Creation)

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Manuscript Collection

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15 boxes (3 metres)

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Includes drafts and proofs of The Tree of Life [Der Boym Fun Lebn]; Bociany [a novel about life in a Polish shtetl] and Of Lodz and Love; Survivors [translated from the Yiddish by Goldie Morgentaler]; address and daybooks; most of the printed manuscript of Briv tsu Abrashn; Bird of the Ghetto; correspondence with family, friends, authors, editors and publishers, including Isaac Bashevis Singer, printer and publisher Israel London, Elaine Kalman Naves, and other material related to the life and work of author Chava Rosenfarb.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-form.

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  • English
  • Yiddish
  • Polish
  • German
  • French

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