The collection consists primarily of photographs and negatives, most of which were taken by Dr. Okmin. A large photographic
scrapbook and album are also included, in addition to newspaper articles, correspondence, newsletters, and materials pertaining
to lodge business.
Dr. Seymour Okmin was a dentist and an avid photographer. He was an active member of the B'nai B'rith Henry Weinberger Lodge,
which merged with the Edward Breitbard Lodge to become the B'nai B'rith Weinberger Breitbard Lodge.
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is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Requests for permission to publish must be
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is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission
of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available
for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including
but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.
This collection is open for research.