Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Edgar Fogel Magnin: Leader and Personality

Interviewee(s):
Magnin, Edgar Fogel
Interviewer(s):
Chall, Malca
Title:
Edgar Fogel Magnin: Leader and Personality
Abstract:
Family background, San Francisco; education, Cincinnati, and Hebrew Union College; Temple B'nai B'rith, Los Angeles (since 1929 Wilshire Boulevard Temple) since 1915; influence of fellow rabbis; thoughts on administrative and pastoral duties; links to the non-Jewish community and the Los Angeles community at large; on Israel, Zionism, the future of Judaism and of the rabbinate.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1972 1973 1974
Project:
Community and Identity - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11233709
Rights:
Magnin, Edgar Fogel. "Edgar Fogel Magnin: Leader and Personality." Interview by Malca Chall in 1972, 1973 and 1974. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1975.