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Oberrat der Israeliten Badens


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Baden; Jewish Community Collection

Identifier: AR 138 / MF 1110

Government decrees, reports, manuscripts, clippings and other materials pertaining to Jewish communities in Baden (Germany)

Dates: 1809-2005

Fritz Kaufmann Collection

Identifier: AR 244

This collection offers an insight into the life of Fritz Kaufmann, philosopher and early disciple of Edmund Husserl and the phenomenologist movement. He lectured in philosophy at the Universities of Freiburg and Berlin until forced to leave the country and immigrating to the United States in 1938. The bulk of the collection focuses on Kaufmann's professional responses to the increasing restrictions of the Nazi Regime between the years of 1934 and 1936. Furthermore, the collection includes lecture scripts and a shorthand manuscript of Kaufmann relating to his last unfinished work, the introduction of Leo Baeck's book Aus drei Jahrtausenden.

Dates: 1934-1958; Majority of material found within 1934-1936

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Archival materials 1
Baden (Germany) 1
Berlin (Germany) 1
Cantors (Judaism) 1
Correspondence 1