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Norbert Stern Family Collection

Identifier: AR 11975

Scope and Content Note

Various documents pertaining to Jewish families in Hesse, Germany.

Folder 1 contains tax and other official documents pertaining to Abraham Stern in the town of Salmuenster in Hesse, Germany; 1846-1853. Folder 2 contains ‘Aus den Gebeten Israels’, a private printing by Siegfried Guggenheim, dedicated to Max Dienemann, rabbi in Offenbach. Also included are 2 typed notes about the history of the Jewish community in Offenbach, as well as a handwritten note [by Siegfried Guggenheim] about Kristallnacht in Offenbach and Rabbi Max Dienemann.


  • 1846-1950


Language of Materials

This 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



2 Folders


Various documents pertaining to Jewish families in Hesse, Germany.

Related Material

Removed to the LBI Library: A 1915 book "Aus der Vergangenheit der Israelitischen Gemeinde zu Offenbach am Main" with handwritten notes by Siegfried Guggenheim and an inserted reprint of a 1843 report to the board of the synagogue in Offenbach.


Photographs removed to Photograph Collection
Guide to the Norbert Stern Family Collection, 1846-1950  AR 11975
Processed by LBI Staff
© 2013
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • May 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