Bertha Pappenheim collection
Primarily published materials by and about Bertha Pappenheim and the League of Jewish Women (Jüdischer Frauenbund), with some original materials.
- 1928 - 1993
Language of Materials
The collection is in German and some English.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to researchers.
Conditions Governing Use
Readers may access the collection by visiting the Leo Baeck Institute in Jerusalem; we recommend reserving the collection in advance.
Biographical / Historical
Bertha Pappenheim, born in Vienna, Austria in 1859, was a patient of Sigmund Freud, known under the name Anna O. Politically active as a Jewish woman, Bertha von Pappenheim founded the Jewish Women's Association (Jüdischer Frauenbund) in 1905. She also founded a home for unwanted girls, unmarried mothers and their children in Neu Isenburg in 1907.
Other Finding Aids
Original German index included in folder 1.
- Processed by Meirav Reuveni. Electronic finding aid was encoded in EAD 2002 by Hermann Teifer in 2020.
- © 2020
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