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George Arnstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5942

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains two longer family history manuscripts, as well as some translations of early 20th century research on German-Jewish genealogy and various other materials compiled by George Arnstein for his family research endeavors.

The two longer manuscripts present their findings both in narrative and in the form of genealogical tables. The manuscripts track the various branches of Arnstein's ancestors in Southern Germany, especially in the Swabia and Black Forest region, as well as in Hohenems and Vorarlberg.

Dates

  • 1988-2003

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

Biographical Note

A note in folder 5 indicates that George Arnstein is descended from Seckel Arnstein, director of the noted Hebrew publishing house in Sulzbach, Bavaria.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection contains two longer family history manuscripts, as well as some translations of early 20th century research on German-Jewish genealogy and various other materials compiled by George Arnstein for his family research endeavors

Related Material

See also: Baisingen; Jewish Community Collection AR 7089 .

See also: Abraham Gilam: Die historische Bedeutung der Megillat Baisingen (DS 135 G4 B18 G5)

Separated Material

The following periodical issues have been removed from this collection: Südwestdeutsche Blätter für Familien- und Wappenkunde (v.23.9 2003 ); Der Sülchgau (v. 32 , 1988 ); and Mitteilungen des Vereins für Anhaltische Landeskunde (v. 8, 1999 ).

An issue of Maajan, die Quelle: Zeitschrift für jüdische Familienforschung (v. 9, 1995 June ) has been removed to the LBI Library Collection (Call number C68)
Title
Guide to the George Arnstein Collection, 1988-2003  AR 5942
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
Date
© 2011
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • February 28, 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