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Bruck Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3940

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence and two manuscripts by Alfred Julius Bruck about the Bruck family history.

Folder one contains an exchange of letters between Alfred Bruck and Hilde Blum regarding the Bruck family tree. There are two manuscripts in folder two, The Bruck family : A historical sketch (1946) and The Bruck family : A historical sketch of a Jewish Family through a Thousand Years (1951). The 1946 manuscript contains an introduction, bibliographic information, and geneaological tables. This manuscript also includes detailed information in both German and English regarding family origins, the Jewish community in Venice, the history of Jewish Prague, the Jews of Vienna, the history of Jews in Silesia, and their subsequent exodous and migration routes. The 1951 manuscript is an abbreviated version including reference notes, genealogical tables, information regarding the family's origins and information on family names, professions, emancipation and emigration throughout history.

Dates

  • 1946-1952

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

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

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Extent

2 Folders

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence and two manuscripts by Alfred Julius Bruck about the Bruck family history.

Separated Material

Photographs have been removed to the LBI Photograph Collection.
Title
Guide to the Bruck Family Collection, 1946-1952  AR 3940
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Kate Jadwin
Date
© 2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • January 10, 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