Scope and Contents
This collection contains a typescript draft of a research report on Jewish textile manufacturers in Baden-Württemberg circa 1800-1932 prepared by Peter Zimmermann for use by Jacob Toury for his work Jüdische Textilunternehmer in Baden Württemberg . There are also photocopies of sources and several notes compiled and filed on index cards.
The report employs textual and historical analysis, as well as statistical methodologies in its presentation of the history of Jewish textile manufacturers in Baden-Württemberg. The report is arranged according to geographic location. Some of the municipalities and regions covered include Baden, Württemberg, Hohenzollern, Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Cannstadt, Ludwigsburg, Göppingen, Ulm, Hechingen, Freiburg, Lahr, and Lörrach, and there are passages which discuss individual enterprises as well. The report features several tables and graphs, and contains a small amount of handwritten corrections and additions.
The other materials include photocopies of tables containing data on several manufacturers in the region, as well as a large number of index cards containing notes on localities, individuals, firms, and topics, arranged roughly in alphabetical order and by topic.
- circa 1980-1984
- Zimmermann, Peter (Person)
Language of Materials
The collection is in German.
Open to researchers.
Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.
Readers may access the collection by visiting the Lillian Goldman Reading Room at the Center for Jewish History. We recommend reserving the collection in advance; please visit the
There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
Toury is a historian.
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This collection contains a typescript draft of a research report on Jewish textile manufacturers in Baden-Württemberg circa 1800-1932, prepared by Peter Zimmermann for use by Jacob Toury, as well as photocopies of sources and several notes compiled on index cards.
The following memoirs have been catalogued separately:
- Guide to the Toury-Zimmermann Collection, circa 1980-1984 AR 5064
- Processed by LBI Staff and Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
- © 2011
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is in English.
- December 09, 2011 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.