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Helmut Kallmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6726

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a manuscript by Kallmann containing his memoirs of the Hohenzollern Preparatory School in Berlin, as well as some issues of Kallmann's Ex-Internees Newsletter, aimed at former refugees interned on the British ship Dunera.

The bulk of the manuscript offers profiles of individual faculty members based on Kallmann's recollections for the years 1932-1938. Subjects taught, biographical details, anecdotes, and political orientation are discussed for each faculty member. The manuscript also discusses at length events at the beginning of the school year 1937. The Ex-Internees Newsletter offers general news, updates on individuals and their accomplishments, information on publications about the Dunera episode, and photographs and artworks related to the Dunera episode. Finally, the collection also contains a list of German and Austrian Jewish individuals mentioned in Kallmann's publication Encyclopedia of Music in Canada .

Dates

  • 1988-2004

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in German and English.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Use Restrictions

Copyright with author

For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Extent

3 Folders

Abstract

This collection contains a manuscript by Kallmann containing his memoirs of the Hohenzollern Preparatory School in Berlin, as well as some issues of Kallmann's Ex-Internees Newsletter, aimed at former refugees interned on the British ship Dunera.

Separated Material

Encyclopedia of Music in Canada (2nd edition, 1992 ) has been removed to the LBI Library.
Title
Guide to the Helmut Kallmann Collection, 1988-2004  AR 6726
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
Date
© 2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • July 17, 2013 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States