Stahl, Heinrich, 1868-1942
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Papers of Hans Epstein (1905-1960), educator and historian. The collection consists of documents relating to Epstein's teaching activities during Nazi rule in Germany, and in New York during and after the Second World War; correspondence from before the emigration with individuals and organizations (including with Martin Buber, and Adolf Leschnitzer of the Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden); personal and business correspondence relating to immigration in 1938 and Epstein's work in New York; posters and postcards.
This collection documents the work of Heinrich Stahl, chairman of the Jewish community in Berlin from 1933-1942. The collection contains eleven photo albums, most of which feature photographs detailing Jewish institutions such as children's homes and old-age homes, as well as an office of the Jüdische Winterhilfe. In addition, the collection contains correspondence, including from Stahl's time as chairman, clippings, and a few reports.
The bulk of the collection holds the extensive correspondence from Max Liebermann to Max Lehrs, director of the Kupferstichkabinett in Berlin and Dresden, written between 1892 and 1934. Also included are letters to Bruno and Paul Cassirer and others, as is a manuscript with an eulogy for the painter Walter Leistikow.
Materials found in this collection include an extensive amount of correspondence written by Max Liebermann to Max Lehrs, an art historian and the director of the Kupferstichkabinett in Berlin and Dresden. The letters were written between 1892 and 1934, mostly from Berlin and Wannsee. Prominent events of the time such as World War I, the revolutionary years after the war, German inflation and the rise of National Socialism are reflected in the correspondence. Liebermann also discusses art questions, exhibits and publications. All the letters are bound in an album. In addition, there are letters to Bruno and Paul Cassirer and letters on Liebermann's election as president of the Preussische Akademie der Kuenste.
TThe file contains various documents pertaining to the activity of the Reich Association of Jews in Germany (Reichsvereinigung der Juden in Deutschland) and comprises three folders.
- Berlin (Germany) 4
- Correspondence 4
- Clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Archival materials 1
- Associations, institutions, etc. 1
- Drama in Jewish religious education 1
- Education, Higher 1
- Education, Primary 1
- Education, Secondary 1
- Educators 1
- Emigration and immigration 1
- Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 1933-1945 1
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Germany 1
- Jewish community centers 1
- Jewish old age homes 1
- Jewish orphanages 1
- Jewish press 1
- Jewish refugees 1
- Jews -- Economic conditions 1 + ∧ less