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Radiogram from the London Executive Jewish Agency to Alice G. Brandeis

October 7, 1941

This radiogram was sent from London to Washington D.C.


RCA Radiogram
Received at 1112 Connecticut Ave. Washington, D.C.
1941 Oct 7 PM 12 59 Standard Time

W 77 X London 136 7 1535 (Subject to correction)
LC Zionist Organization
1720 16th St. Washn

We are thrown profoundest sorrow death esteemed beloved leader Brandeis whose passing deprives American Jewry greatest figure and world zionism foremost personality stop his high idealism selflessness and moral influence added lustre our just cause stop his name deeds achievements remain immortalized zinoist no less than influence American life stop only in emulating his noble example for zion can we find some consolation great loss para please transmit Brandeis family following quote London Executive appalled terrible loss you sustained a loss shared by world Jewry especially zionist movement to which he devoted feeling thought and work stop we are with you in great sorrow pray accept our heartfelt condolence stop his great name and noble deeds will live in Jewish as in American history.

London Executive Jewish Agency"

CREATOR London Executive Jewish Agency
DATE 10/07/1941
LOCATION London, England; Washington, D.C.
FORMAT Text (Radiogram)
COLLECTION Louis Dembitz Brandeis Collection
RIGHTS Copyright restrictions may apply. For permission to copy or use this image, contact the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University Library