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Series II: Associates, Friends, and Extended Relatives of Hans and Ernestine Rosenberg, 1874-2008


Scope and Contents

Folders 13 and 14 pertain to the friends and extended relatives of Ernestine and Hans Rosenberg, respectively. The folders contain mostly handwritten correspondence about family life, particularly the dangers of wartime Europe, but Folder 14 also includes genealogical information about Hans Rosenberg’s family dating back to the late nineteenth century. Folder 15 contains a 1920s postcard from Renee née Goldschlaeger Kraessel, the maternal aunt of Ernestine Rosenberg, and sheet music from pieces that Renee wrote and co-wrote. Folder 16 contains restitution papers for Renee’s brother, Karl Goldschlaeger. Folder 17 includes personal and professional correspondence with Hans Rosenberg and typewritten lectures from Emil Fröschels, a speech and voice specialist at the University of Vienna and mentor to Hans.


  • 1874-2008


Language of Materials

This series is in German and English,

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers.


0.5 Linear Feet


The folders are arranged based on their immediacy to Hans and Ernestine Rosenberg and also chronologically.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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