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Jews in England Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3761

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains items documenting Jewish life, particularly Jewish refugee life, in England during the late 1930s and early 1940s.

Folder 1 contains minutes of the meetings of a self-help organization for German émigrés in England; a 1936 letter that accompanied the distribution of a brochure entitled List of displaced German scholars; and a typescript and accompanying correspondence of Herbert Loebl on the Refugee Industries Committee describing a committee for the development of refugee industries in Great Britain.

Folder 2 contains a collection of approximately 90 notes, short typescripts, brochures, and newspaper clippings about various topics in alphabetical order (Afforestation – Zionism), primarily on subjects of Jewish interest.

Dates

  • 1936-1978

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in English and German.

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

The collection contains items documenting Jewish life, particularly Jewish refugee life, in England during the late 1930s and early 1940s.

Other Finding Aid

The original German-language inventory is available in the folder

Related Material

See also List of displaced German scholars, REF. AZ 361 L5

Separated Material

Clippings have been removed to the Jews in England Clippings Collection, AR 3761 C
Title
Guide to the Jews in England Collection, 1936-1978  AR 3761
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by LBI Staff
Date
© 2013
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • July 2015:: dao links added by Emily Andresini.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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