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Plaut, W. Gunther, 1912-2012



  • Existence: 19121101 - 20120208

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Elizabeth Strauss Plaut Collection

Identifier: AR 25309

This collection contains the genealogical research of Elizabeth Strauss Plaut. Papers to be found here include extensive correspondence, family trees, and research notes on the genealogy of the Plaut and Strauss families.

Dates: 1738-2006; Majority of material found within 1973-1999

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.

W. Guenther Plaut Collection

Identifier: AR 3899

This small collection consists of a wide variety of photocopied materials on the Plaut, Gumprich, Rosenthal, Wormser, and other families.

Dates: 1748-1972