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Arno Nadel and Eduard Saenger collection

Identifier: LBIJER 172


Poems and letters by Arno Nadel and Eduard Saenger.


  • undated, 1901-1937


Language of Materials

The collection is in German.

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

Arno Nadel was a musicologist, composer, playwright, poet, and painter. He was born in Lithuania, moved to Germany at the age of 12, and studied music in Konigsberg and Berlin. He was deported to Sachsenhausen concentration camp in 1938 and perished in Auschwitz in 1943.

Eduard Saenger was a writer and poet, best known in pre-Nazi Germany for his German rendering of Shakespeare’s Sonnets (Insel Verlag). He was born in Berlin, migrated to England in 1935, and passed away there in 1948.


2 Folders

Other Finding Aids

German index is on the file.

Processed by Meirav Reuveni. Electronic finding aid was encoded by Hermann Teifer.
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Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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