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Seligmann family


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Erich Seligmann Collection

Identifier: AR 4104

The Erich Seligmann Collection documents the noteworthy events in the life of this bacteriologist and hygienist, holding material on both his personal and professional life. The material focuses on the events of the 1930s and 1940s, including the loss of his position in Berlin, his immigration to the United States and World War II. The collection consists of diaries, a family history, professional documentation, a small amount of correspondence and a few family trees.

Dates: 1812-1982; Majority of material found within 1931-1948

Hans and Birgit Neuberg Collection

Identifier: AR 10831

The bulk of the collection consists of published materials from the 1980s describing the former Jewish community in Krefeld and its fate during the Holocaust. Also included are genealogical tables of the extended Neuberg family.

Dates: 1923-1991

Jacob Jacobson Collection

Identifier: AR 7002 / MF 447 / MF 134

Records of several Jewish communities assembled by Jacob Jacobson.

Dates: 1450-1988

Julius S. Held Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25002

This collection documents the family history of art historian Julius S. Held (1905-2002), who was born in Mosbach, Germany and immigrated to the United States in 1934. The bulk of the collection consists of personal family correspondence. Other materials include genealogical tables, a few business and educational records, personal notes, a few anti-Semitic flyers, clippings, a ketubah, and a portrait of Rabbi David Sinzheim.

Dates: 1800-1999

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Correspondence 3
Berlin (Germany) 2
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 2
Manuscripts (documents) 2
Altstrelitz (Germany) 1