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Max Rabl Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10356 / MF 505 / MF 506

Scope and Content Note

The bulk of the collection (folders 1-6) consists of correspondence to Max Rabl while serving in the Austrian Imperial Army during World War I. Correspondents included Friedrich Frank, Otto Gerstl, and Irma Schiller. Also included in the collection are correspondence 1925/26, photographs, and some materials about Ambassador Edith Rabl.

Dates

  • 1914-1994
  • Majority of material found within 1914-1918

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in German and some 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

Biographical Note

Max Rabl was born 1891 in Linz, Austria. He served in World War I and was badly wounded in the leg. After the war he became a lawyer.

Max Rabl’s niece, Edith Rabl, lived in England during World War II, returned to Vienna after the war and became the Austrian ambassador to Ireland.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

The bulk of the collection (folders 1-6) consists of correspondence to Max Rabl while serving in the Austrian Imperial Army during World War I. Correspondents included Friedrich Frank, Otto Gerstl, and Irma Schiller. Also included in the collection are correspondence 1925/26, photographs, and some materials about Ambassador Edith Rabl.

Microfilm

Available on microfilms (MF 505 and 506)

Bibliography

Austrian Heritage Collection
Identification tag and bullet from WW I have been removed to the LBI Art and Objects Collection

Creator

Title
Guide to the Max Rabl Collection, 1914-1994  AR 10356 / MF 505 / MF 506
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by LBI Staff
Date
© 2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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