photo of Dr. George Kaufman, Queens CORE chairman

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photo of Dr. George Kaufman, Queens CORE chairman

Description

This is a photo of Queens CORE chairman Dr. George Kaufman. He married Elayne Jones (also a Queens CORE member) and lived in St. Albans. His "Orthodox Jewish parents sat shivah -- the traditional seven-day mourning ritual -- when they learned their son was marrying a black woman". Such stories are not uncommon for the Jewish members of CORE.

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Elayne Jones Kaufman

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http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/object/article?o=3&f=/c/a/2006/02/19/LVGHGH7R8E1.DTL

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Elayne Jones Kaufman

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Citation

“photo of Dr. George Kaufman, Queens CORE chairman,” corenyc.org, accessed March 26, 2017, http://www.corenyc.org/omeka/items/show/153.