Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Soviet "anti-semitism": the big lie
Image 7
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
Miller, Moses. Soviet "anti-semitism": the big lie - Image 7. 1949. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. January 28, 2021. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/6525/show/6499.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Miller, Moses. (1949). Soviet "anti-semitism": the big lie - Image 7. Socialist and Communist Pamphlets. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/6525/show/6499

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Miller, Moses, Soviet "anti-semitism": the big lie - Image 7, 1949, Socialist and Communist Pamphlets, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed January 28, 2021, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/6525/show/6499.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title Soviet "anti-semitism": the big lie
Creator (LCNAF)
  • Miller, Moses
Publisher Jewish Life
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • New York, New York
Date 1949
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Antisemitism
  • Jews
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Soviet Union
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
  • Image
Original Item Extent 31 pages: illustrations; 20 cm
Original Item Location DS146.R9M54 1949
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8321003~S5
Original Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://libraries.uh.edu/branches/special-collections
Use and Reproduction In Copyright: This item is protected by copyright. Copyright to this resource is held by the creator or current rights holder, and the resource is provided here for educational purposes. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without permission of the copyright owner. Users assume full responsibility for any infringement of copyright or related rights.
File Name index.cpd
Item Description
Title Image 7
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
File Name uhlib_727513_006.jpg
Transcript anti-Semitic campaign. On April 20th, Schwartz wrote, "Meanwhile observers of the Soviet press have noted that the cartoon campaign against 'cosmopolitanism' in Krokodil, the lavishly illustrated Soviet humor publication, has been marked by the use of hooked noses on the figures used to represent 'cosmopolitanism/ One cartoon on the front page of Krokodil juxtaposes the name Lippman — which is usually Jewish in the Soviet Union — with the word 'Zhid,' a derisive Russian term for Jews used by Russian-speaking anti-Semites." Who fired the opening gun on this campaign of slander? On April 1st, 1949, the Library of Jewish Information of the American Jewish Committee issued a document called "Jews Behind the Iron Curtain." This document produced by the organization of America's wealthiest Jews was supposed to be the final word and up-to-the- minute proof that anti-Semitism is now an official weapon of the Soviet Union and the new democracies. From the way in which the material in this document has been used, it is evident that if the American Jewish Committee did not actually help initiate this disgusting and dangerous campaign, it has certainly done all it can to keep it going. Frederick Woltman, starting a scurrilous series in the World-Telegram on May 16th, wrote, "This incredible development in a nation where discrimination is supposed to be a state crime — was established in a survey by the World-Telegram, based chiefly on Jewish sources. One of them, the American Jewish Committee, terms the campaign against Soviet Jews both 'violent' and 'official.' " Throughout his series, Woltman refers constantly to statements made by the American Jewish Committee, either in the document above or in the Committee Reporter. Case of the ''Herald Tribune" Evidence that another Jewish organization is involved in this psychopathic slander campaign came to light in a