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Wolfenson, UW Wisconsin Louis Wolfenson was an assistant professor in the Department of Semitics and Hellenistic Greek at the University of Wisconsin. ( no larger picture available )
Image credit: UW-Madison Archives

railways Wolfenson student portrait. Louis Wolfenson earned a B.A. at the University of Wisconsin in 1901.
Image credit: UW-Madison Archives

yiddish cylinders, UW, Wisconsin These celluloid cylinders contain the oldest known examples of recorded Yiddish music, dating to about 1901. Yiddish and other Jewish music is a focus at the Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Image credit: Ron Wiecki, Mills Music Library, UW-Madison

yiddish catalog page, UW, Wisconsin The 1916-17 catalog for the University of Wisconsin listed two Yiddish courses taught by Louis Wolfenson.
Image credit: UW-Madison Archives

Henry Sapoznik, UW, Wisconsin Henry Sapoznik
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