Landschulheim Herrlingen Collection
Scope and Contents
This collection contains various materials pertaining to the Jewish boarding school ("Landschulheim Herrlingen"). Included are mimeographed publications of the school. Also included are two typed manuscripts by its last director Hugo Rosenthal (Josef Jashuvi) – memoirs and an article about Otto Hirsch's contribution to the founding of the boarding school in Herrlingen –, and transcripts of his correspondence with Leo Baeck and Otto Hirsch.
- Rosenthal, Hugo, 1887-1980 (Person)
Language of Materials
This collection is in German.
This collection is located at LBI Jerusalem. For information on accessing the collection please visit their website: http://www.leobaeck.org/
The Landschulheim Herrlingen was founded by Anna Essinger. The German teacher, Hugo Rosenthal (1887-1980), who had lived in Haifa since 1924, returned to Germany in 1929, and took on the responsibility as director of the school in 1933 turning it into a specific Jewish institution. The school existed until 1939.
This collection contains various materials pertaining to the Jewish boarding school ("Landschulheim Herrlingen").
Other Finding Aids
English language summaries of memoirs on file.
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