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Julius Morgenroth Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2499

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a large number of letters from the immunologist Julius Morgenroth to his family, especially to his wife Getrude née Bejach. There are also a number of additional letters from other Morgenroth and Bejach family members, and a small amount of letters from Morgenroth's professional colleagues and acquaintances, many of which are located in the folder of condolence letters. A letter from Ferdinand Lassalle to his uncle M. May is also present in folder 7. Other materials in this collection include several photographs of Morgenroth and his colleagues, a few family photographs, school and professional papers, and a small number of family and personal documents.

Dates

  • 1843-1954
  • Majority of material found in 1868-1925

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in German.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Biographical Note

Born in Bamberg in 1871, Morgenroth collaborated closely with Paul Ehrlich during the early 20th century and was the director of the Department for Infectious Diseases at the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin. Morgenroth died in 1924.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection contains a large number of letters from the immunologist Julius Morgenroth to his family, especially to his wife Getrude née Bejach. Correspondence from other family members and professional acquaintances is also present, as are some photographs and a small number of personal and professional papers.

Related Material

See also Eva Lande 's memoirs Looking back (ME 1214)
Title
Guide to the Julius Morgenroth Collection, 1843-1954,  bulk 1868-1925 AR 2499
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
Date
© 2011
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • March 26, 2012 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States