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Marks family


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ernest and Elise Marx Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25135

This collection contains materials pertaining to the Marx family in Frankfurt am Main prior, during and shortly after World War II. The collection documents the lives of Elise Marx and her two children, Hans and Claire, in correspondence to Ernest while he is in Egypt. Materials in this collection are primarily letters, along with some professional and legal documents.

Dates: 1938-1950; Majority of material found within 1939-1945

Marks family papers

 Collection — Box CB-P5, Folder: P-169
Identifier: P-169

The collection consists of papers relating to Marks' petition to have his father's estate divided. Israel Israel was a signatory of one of these papers.

Dates: 1793-1814

Marks Family Papers

Identifier: P-1028

This collection consists of thirty-six photographs matted and labeled. The photographs are mainly studio portraits of Arthur Marks’ mother, Edith Jacobi and her extended family. Edith Jacobi Nichtern (formerly Marks) was born to Harold Jacobi and Freda Moritz in 1913. They lived in Montgomery, Alabama, but eventually settled in New York City. Edith Jacobi married Arthur Marks Sr. (deceased 1997) and had four children, Andrew, Arthur III, Edith, and Alice. She later married Sol Nichtern in 1968.

Dates: 1870-1920