U.S. Govt. Names Mountain in Alaska After Late Senator Neuberger
Menu JTA Search

U.S. Govt. Names Mountain in Alaska After Late Senator Neuberger

Download PDF for this date

The Government has named a mountain in Alaska in honor of the late Jewish Senator Richard L. Neuberger of Oregon. The Board of Geographic Names of the Department of the Interior announced that it had named a 6,747-foot peak after Senator Neuberger, upon the joint request of Interior Secretary Fred A. Seaton, the Alaskan members of Congress and the Alaskan Legislature.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund