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Perlstein and Freimark Families Collection

Identifier: AR 7246

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains drawings and poems by Theresienstadt inmates of the work detail L203, a newsletter with the text of a speech by Chaim Weizmann, three newsletters of a German New York City chapter of Maccabi Hazair, and issues of and pages from German Jewish newspapers published during the Nazi dictatorship.


  • circa 1935-1943


Language of Materials

This collection is in German and Czech.

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



3 Folders


This collection contains drawings and poems by Theresienstadt inmates, Jewish newspapers from the period of the Nazi dictatorship, and newsletters of the Maccabi Hazair youth organization.

Other Finding Aid

The original inventory is available in the folder.

Separated Material

An issue of Deggendorf Center Revue ( November 1945 ) and 2 issues of Jüdisches Gemeindeblatt ( Düsseldorf, 1948 ) have been removed to the LBI Library collection.


The text of the Maccabi newsletters is mimeographed and legibility is not optimal.

Guide to the Perlstein and Freimark Families Collection, circa 1935-1943  AR 7246
Processed by Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
© 2011
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • November 22, 2011 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States