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Karl Gustav Kindermann Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 800

Scope and Contents

Folder 1 contains copies of letters from Kindermann to Rabbi Marwin Tokayer, Tokyo (1974-1975), to Peter Lewinsohn, Heidelberg (1965-1974), and to Joseph Walk himself (1976-1977), as well as Walk’s research notes.

Folder 2 contains correspondence between Walk and various archives and individuals, in which he inquired about Kindermann's life (1989-1997).

Folder 3 contains copies of clippings and manuscripts pertaining to Kindermann (1925-1975).


  • 1925-1997


Language of Materials

The collection is in German, Hebrew and English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

Folders 1 and 3 from this collection have been digitized. Folder 2 was not digitized due to privacy issues.


3 Folders


The file contains various documents pertaining to Joseph Walk's research on Karl Gustav Kindermann and his relations with the Nazi and Japanese regimes during World War II. The file comprises three folders.


This collection is arranged in 1 series.

  1. Series I: Correspondence, clippings and manuscripts, 1925-1997
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Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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New York NY 10011 United States