Rosenwald
biographical name Julius 1862-1932 American merchant & philanthropist

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  • ROSENWALD — ROSENWALD, U.S. family. JULIUS ROSENWALD (1862–1932), merchant and philanthropist, was born in Springfield, Illinois, the son of German Jewish immigrants. From 1879 to 1885, he was in New York City, working first at an uncle s clothing store,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Rosenwald — ist der Familienname von Hans Rosenwald (1907–1988), deutsch amerikanischer Musikwissenschaftler Julius Rosenwald (1862 – 1932), U.S. Unternehmer William Rosenwald (1903–1996), U.S. Unternehmer Lessing J. Rosenwald (1891 – 1979), U.S. Unternehmer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rosenwald — /roh zeuhn wawld /, n. Julius, 1862 1932, U.S. businessman and philanthropist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rosenwald — In its basic form as Rose this very old German surname is one of the very first on record. As a compound with two or more elements it is what is known as ornamental , in that whilst it translates literally as one who resided by a place or area of …   Surnames reference

  • Rosenwald — /roh zeuhn wawld /, n. Julius, 1862 1932, U.S. businessman and philanthropist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rosenwald High School (New Roads, Louisiana) — Rosenwald High School (formerly New Roads High School,[1]) was a school located on Louisiana Highway 10 in the city of New Roads, Louisiana. The school was originally opened in 1948 as New Roads Rosenwald Elementary School and was located on… …   Wikipedia

  • Rosenwald High School — (formerly New Roads High School, [Lockhart, John M. Pioneers in Education , [http://www.riversidereader.com The Riverside Reader] , February 11, 2008, p. 1] ) was a school located on Louisiana Highway 10 in the city of New Roads, Louisiana. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Rosenwald School — ist der Name mehrerer historischer Schulen des NRHP: Bigelow Rosenwald School, im Perry County, im US Bundesstaat Arkansas Oak Grove Rosenwald School, im Sevier County, im US Bundesstaat Arkansas New Hope Rosenwald School, im Chambers County, im… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rosenwald School — A Rosenwald School was the name informally applied to over five thousand schools, shops, and teachers homes in the United States which were built primarily for the education of African Americans in the early twentieth century. The need arose from …   Wikipedia

  • Rosenwald Fund — The Rosenwald Fund (also known as the Rosenwald Foundation, the Julius Rosenwald Fund, and the Julius Rosenwald Foundation) was established in 1917 by Julius Rosenwald and his family for the well being of mankind. Julius Rosenwald, an American… …   Wikipedia

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