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H. Baar,

Formerly Rabbi in New Orleans; Superintendent, Hebrew Orphan Asylum, New York City.

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AUERBACH, BARUCH – Educator and philanthropist; born in Inowrazlaw, in the province of Posen, Prussia, Aug. 14, 1793; died at Berlin, Jan. 22, 1864. He was the founder and life-long director of the Jewish Orphan Asylum, Berlin. Being the son of a...
JACOBSON, ISRAEL – German philanthropist and reformer; born in Halberstadt Oct. 17, 1768; died in Hanover Sept. 14, 1828. Originally his father's name was Jacob. His parents were in humble circumstances. Owing to the very low level of efficiency...