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Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Berlin

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1810-1949-

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred Cohn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4085
Abstract This collection contains legal documents, correspondence, certificates, and photographs of Dr. Alfred Cohn, 1890-1965.
Dates: 1899-1965

Alfred Philipp Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 290
Abstract Various documents pertaining to Alfred Philipp’s work as a community rabbi and a scholar, primarily his doctoral thesis about Werner Sombart’s work ´Die Juden und das Wirtschaftsleben´ (“Jews and the economy”).
Dates: 1924-1942

Bernhard Proskauer Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3711
Abstract The collection contains documents pertaining to chemist Bernhard Proskauer (1851-1915), his son physician Arthur Proskauer (1880-1960); and his maternal grandfather Gottschalk Rosenberg.
Dates: 1830-1970

Felix Pinkus Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25456
Abstract The Felix Pinkus Family Collection documents the professional and personal lives of the dermatologist Felix Pinkus and his son Hermann Pinkus, and of other members of their family to a smaller extent. Prominent subjects include their work in dermatology, their artistic interests, Felix Pinkus's travels, and the family in general. This collection comprises a diverse array of formats. Text-based items include correspondence, unpublished writings, notes and research, newspaper clippings and journal articles, educational and professional certificates and documentation, official documents and various kinds of memorabilia. Visual media include photographs, photograph albums, small sketches, drawings and paintings and various types of scrapbooks.
Dates: 1861-1982, 2011; Majority of material found within 1900-1960

Gustav Wendel Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 544
Abstract The collection contains documents of Gustav Wendel and his family, including documents pertaining to Wendel's service as a physician in the German army; family documents, such as birth, marriage, and citizenship certificates, family history, and correspondence; and documents pertaining to Wendel's medical training. Also included is a letter to Wendel from Lion Feuchtwanger.
Dates: 1833-1954

Harry J. Marks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25563
Abstract This collection primarily chronicles the time Harry J. Marks, later a professor of history, spent as a graduate student in Germany during the early 1930s. It also includes description of earlier travel and some later correspondence in addition to biographical information and genealogical research. The collection consists primarily of the diaries and correspondence of Harry J. Marks but also includes some letters sent to him, budgeting notes, and family trees of the Hirschbach family.
Dates: 1926-2008; Majority of material found in 1931-1933

Isidor Choyke Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1341
Abstract The collection contains items pertaining to the life and work of lawyer Isidor Choyke, particularly items documenting his legal career. The collecion also contains some family documents, including birth, vaccination, and school certificates.
Dates: 1869-1920

Kurt Singer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3100
Abstract The collection holds materials pertaining to the physician and musician Kurt Singer, including some of his musical writings; reviews of his books; correspondence, including letters from Max Friedlaender, Wilhelm Furtwaengler, and Siegfried Ochs, and others. Also included are papers of Kurt Singer’s father, the Hungarian-born Moritz Singer, who served as rabbi in Koblenz, including letters from Helmuth von Moltke and Duke Friedrich I of Baden; and documents from his studies at the universities of Berlin and Jena, including a thesis, as well as academic reports signed by Moritz Lazarus, Heymann Steinthal, and Theodor Mommsen.
Dates: 1855-1953

Peter Freund Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 443
Abstract The collection contains various documents pertaining to Peter Freund and his activity as a rabbi, scholar, and writer.
Dates: 1917-1996

Robert Freund Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1349
Abstract The collection contains the dissertation and doctoral certificate of Robert Freund; birth certificate of Hanno Freund; and citizen certificate of Theodor Freund.
Dates: 1899-1938