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Wertheimer, Ernst


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ernst Wertheimer Family Collection

Identifier: AR 3356

This collection contains vital and personal documents, photographs, clippings, and correspondence pertaining to the Wertheimer and Gutmann families.

Dates: 1857-1937

Ernst Wertheimer Family Collection; Restitution Claims

Identifier: AR 6305 / MF 876

Diverse Restitution claims of Ernest Wertheimer and several member of his family (his wife Ruth, his mother Selma, his mother-in-law Alice Wertheimer nee Falkenstein, his son Stephen - his wife's sister Liesel Wertheimer. These claims are directed partly against the German Reich and various German states' authorities, partly against private parties, they are based on a variety of reasons to demand compensation: loss of property (e.g. business, real estate), "Berufs- und Ausbildungsschaden", emigration expenses and loss of Umzugsgut. The claims and related correspondence cover a period of over 20 years (1946-66). The family's attorney throughout the entire proceedings was a New York City (formerly German) lawyer, Dr. Hans Strauss.

Dates: 1946-1966

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Archival materials 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Business records 1
Certificates 1
Citizenship papers 1