Finding aid for the Libbie L. Braverman Papers, Series III


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Braverman, Libbie L.
Title: Libbie L. Braverman Papers, Series III
Dates: 1936-1963
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: Libbie L. Braverman was a nationally prominent teacher, author, lecturer, and consultant in the field of Jewish education. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, she moved to Cleveland, Ohio, while in high school. She received a teaching certificate from Cleveland Normal School (ca. 1920) and a B.S. in Education from Western Reserve University in 1933. From 1946-1952 she was director of the Euclid Avenue Temple School and in 1945, became the first woman elected to the Board of the National Council for Jewish Education. She wrote numerous books and articles, including many co-authored with Nathan Brilliant. She was married to architect Sigmund Braverman in 1924. The collection consists of a curriculum, manuals for teachers, pageants, and a workbook.
MS Number MS 5169
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English