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Israel Schwierz Collection

Identifier: AR 5042

Scope and Content Note

The Israel Schwierz Collection contains manuscripts and information concerning these manuscripts. It includes studies on traces of Jewish history, especially graveyards and synagogues, in Thuringia and Bavaria.


  • 1985-1995


Language of Materials

The collection is in 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


Biographical Note

Israel Schwierz was born in 1943.


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The Israel Schwierz Collection contains manuscripts of various studies pertaining to traces of Jewish history in Bavaria and Thuringia.


The collection consists of only one series.

Related Material

The LBI Library holds several other works by Israel Schwierz:

  1. Fuer das Vaterland starben, 1914-1918 : Denkmaeler und Gedenktafeln fuer juedsiche Soldaten in Thueringen, (q D 639 J4 S38)
  2. Fuer das Vaterland starben : Denkmale und Gedenktafeln bayerisch-juedischer Soldaten, (UB 415 G3 S35 1998)
  3. Steinerne Zeugnisse juedischen Lebens in Bayern : eine Dokumentation, (Ref DS 135 G36 S395 1992)
  4. Zeugnisse juedischer Vergangenheit in Mittelfranken und Oberfranken (q DS 135 G4 F68 S39)
  5. Zeugnisse juedischer Vergangenheit in Unterfranken Text und Bilder von Israel Schwierz. [Hrsg. von] Rudolf Sussmann (DS 135 G4 F68 S38)
  6. Zeugnisse jüdischer Vergangenheit in Thüringen : eine Dokumentation / Israel Schwierz unter Mitarbeit von Johannes Mötsch [electronic resource]
Guide to the Papers of Israel Schwierz (1943- ) 1985-1995 AR 5042
Processed by Philipp Thater
© 2011
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Language of description note
Description is in English.
Edition statement
This version was derived from IsraelSchwierz.xml

Revision Statements

  • October 24, 2014 : 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