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Ernst Hermann Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 791

Scope and Contents

Folder 1 contains Hermann's correspondence with his wife(?). Some of these letters are written on paper bearing the logo of Kedem Building Company, Jaffa (hand-written, August-November 1921).

Folder 2 contains Hermann's correspondence with Davis Trietsch regarding settlement projects in Palestine (hand-written and copies, 1929-1932); Bericht der Kommission zur Prüfung der Möglichkeiten einer Stabilisierung der Lage der Koloniearbeiter von der Palestine Zionist Executive (1927); Zur Kritik und Revision unserer landwirtschaftlichen Kolonisationsmethoden, by Ludwig Pinner (undated).


  • undated, 1921-1932


Language of Materials

The collection is in German and Hebrew.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

Most this collection have been digitized. Some documents out of folder 2 were not digitized due to copyright issues.


2 Folders


The file contains various documents pertaining to Ernst Hermann and comprises two folders.


This collection is arranged in 1 series.

  1. Series I: Correspondence, undated, 1921-1932

Related Materials

The original correspondence of Hermann and Trietsch is in possession of the Yad Ṭabenḳin Archives.

The material on the file was collected by Eli Rothschild (see LBIJER 899). Rothschild's correspondence with Hermann's daughter Judith, including a short biography, is on folder 2.

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Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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