Reel 80 Zionism-Palestine 1916

The first half of reel 80 continues monthly financial reports for the Zionist organizations in which Brandeis was interested. The bulk are for the Provisional Executive Committee for General Zionist Affairs and cover the period January - June, 1916. Additional material includes routine correspondence between Brandeis and the office staff of the General Zionist Affairs Committee, especially with Benjamin Perlstein, the administrative secretary, and with Jacob deHaas. The reel ends with discussion of an article by William E. Blackstone entitled "Palestine for the Jews," a copy of a memorial first presented to President Harrison, March 5, 1891. (Boxes Z/P 18-1i/1j, 19, 20-1/3)