Libo, Kenneth (Harold)

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LIBO, Kenneth (Harold)

LIBO, Kenneth (Harold). American, b. 1937. Genres: Cultural/Ethnic topics. Career: City College of the City University of New York, New York City, assistant professor of English, 1971-78; independent researcher and writer, 1978-80 and 1981-86; Jewish Daily Forward, New York City, editor, 1980-81; National Museum of American Jewish History, Philadelphia, PA, curator, 1986-89; Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York City, curator, 1989-. Publications: (with I. Howe) World of Our Fathers, 1976, in UK as The Immigrant Jews of New York, 1881 to the Present; (ed. with Howe) How We Lived: A Documentary History of Immigrant Jews in America, 1880-1930, 1979; (with Howe) We Lived There Too: In Their Own Words and Pictures-Pioneer Jews and the Westward Movement of America, 1984; All in a Lifetime, 1996; Sexias-Kursheedts and the Rise of Early American Jewry, 2001. Address: 365 W. 20th St., New York, NY 10011, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]