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Alsberg family


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Elizabeth Alsberg Stoerk family collection :

Identifier: AR 12024

Original ID documents, emigration papers, and other documents pertaining to Arthur Alsberg and his children Heinz (Harold) and Elizabeth. Also included are clippings and copies from publications pertaining to the genealogy of the Alsberg family.

Dates: 1918-2008

Franz Rosenzweig Collection

Identifier: AR 3001

Franz Rosenzweig (1886-1929), philosopher and theologian, belonged to the important personalities of the German Jewish intellectual life after the First World War. Franz Rosenzweig started the Freie Juedische Lehrhaus, where he tried to teach Jewish tradition and culture as part of real life experience and in this way bring it closer to assimilated German Jewry. He wrote several philosophical works and translated the Hebrew Bible with Martin Buber. The Franz Rosenzweig collection contains manuscripts of many of Franz Rosenzweig’s smaller works, some of his personal items, and correspondence with his parents and with more than fifty of his friends and colleagues. The collection contains other correspondence, and a great number of newspaper clippings, photographs, and some objects.

Dates: 1832-1999

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Adult education 1
Austro-Prussian War, 1866 1
Diaries 1
Domestic life -- 19th century 1
Domestic life -- 20th century 1