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Urzidil, Johannes, 1896-1970


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Friedrich Bill Collection

Identifier: AR 7059

This collection holds the papers of the Czech journalist Friedrich Bill. Focusing primarily on his writing, the records include numerous newspaper clippings of his published work. In addition, the collection contains articles on the cities of Brno and Prague and the country of Ecuador. There are also postcards, a small amount of personal correspondence, and a Masonic medal from Prague.

Dates: 1906-1972; Majority of material found within 1920-1960

Gertrud and Friedrich Hermann Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25259 / MF 945

This collection holds the papers of Gertrud and Friedrich Hermann. The majority of the material found here documents Friedrich Hermann's education and his professional career as a lawyer, although material concerning his wife Gertrud and other members of the family is also present. The collection contains a typescript, correspondence, official documents, and clippings.

Dates: 1908-1962

Johannes and Gertrude Urzidil Collection

Identifier: AR 7110 / MF 474

This collection focuses on the work and lives of author Johannes and poet Gertrude Urzidil. It contains drafts of published works, correspondence, clippings, personal documents, financial and legal documents, objects, photographs, and audio cassette tapes.

Dates: 1753-1995; Majority of material found in 1945-1970

Leo Baeck memorial lectures.

Identifier: DM 264

The Leo Baeck Institute was founded by representative organizations of Jews from Germany for the purpose of collecting material on and sponsoring research into the history of the Jewish community in Germany and in other German-speaking countries from the Emancipation to its dispersion. The Institute is named in honor of the man who was the last representative figure of German Jewry in Germany during the Nazi period. The Leo Baeck Memorial Lecture is an annual event at the Leo Baeck Institute in New York, when esteemed academics and scholars talk about various aspects of the German-Jewish experience and history, as well as to other, related topics.

Dates: 1958-2015.

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Correspondence 3
Emigration and immigration 3
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
Manuscripts (documents) 2
Prague (Czech Republic) 2