[Portrait of Lee J. Loventhal]

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Creation: 1915

Loventhal was a Nashville insurance executive and member of the Vanderbilt Board of Trust for 22 years. In 1944, the Joint University Libraries acquired a memorial fund from his family and friends to establish a collection of Jewish books in his honor, with specially commissioned bookplates designed by artist Robert Gregory Gifford.

Title

[Portrait of Lee J. Loventhal]

Date

Creation: 1915

Description

Loventhal was a Nashville insurance executive and member of the Vanderbilt Board of Trust for 22 years. In 1944, the Joint University Libraries acquired a memorial fund from his family and friends to establish a collection of Jewish books in his honor, with specially commissioned bookplates designed by artist Robert Gregory Gifford.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Black-and-white photographs

Source

RG935, Deceased Alumni Record Group, Vanderbilt University Archives, Box 2660, Folder 35

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/RG935B2660F35-Lee_Loventhal_portrait.jpg

Citation

“[Portrait of Lee J. Loventhal],” Gallery, accessed October 17, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/875.