Goldwater’s Friends Set Up Research Fund in His Name at Hebrew Union Archives
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Goldwater’s Friends Set Up Research Fund in His Name at Hebrew Union Archives

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Jewish friends of former Senator Barry Goldwater, of Arizona, the 1964 Republican Presidential candidate, have established a Barry Goldwater Research Fund at the American Jewish Archives of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, it was announced today. The fund will be used to buy or copy documents, diaries, letters and other materials that tell of the roles played by Jewish men and women in building the American West. Among the latter were forebears of Senator Goldwater.

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