Leo Baeck Correspondence excerpts
Scope and Content Note
The bulk of this correspondence contains letters from Rabbi Leo Back and his daughter, Ruth Berlak-Baeck to Rabbi Fritz Steinthal. Also included is correspondence to Emil Sadler pertaining to ‘Culto Israelita de Belgrano’ and its Leo Baeck Synagogue in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
- Majority of material found within 1944-1947
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 (Person)
Language of Materials
This collection is in German.
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Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
Rabbi Fritz Leopold Steinthal was born 1889 in Berlin. He emigrated to Argentina, where he founded the Jewish community ‘Culto Israelita de Belgrano' and served as Rabbi of its 'Leo Baeck Synagogue'. Rabbi Steinthal died in Buenos Aires in 1969.
Emil Sadler was president of the Jewish community ‘Culto Israelita de Belgrano' in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The bulk of this correspondence contains letters from Rabbi Leo Back and his daughter, Ruth Berlak-Baeck to Rabbi Fritz Steinthal.
- Inventory of the Leo Baeck Correspondence excerpts, 1912-1952 MF 145
- © 2009
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- The inventory is in English.