Joe Magidsohn was a sports announcer for college football on radio and television. He was the first person to earn his letters in sports at the University of Michigan that was Jewish. He was one of the organizers of Knollwood Country Club and was its first secretary and its second president. He was a former president of the Men's Club of Temple Beth El and served on the board for six years. He also served on the boards of the Jewish Community Center and the University of Michigan Alumni Association.
Magidsohn Family File
Dates of Accumulation
A finding aid is available.
Level of description
sports announcer/ college football/ Knollwood Country Club/ Men's Club/ Jewish Community Center/ University of Michigan Alumni Association/
The Magidsohn Family File
The Rabbi Leo M. Franklin Archives, 7400 Telegraph Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
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Last modified on: March 17, 2014