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Joseph Hans Bunzel Collection

Identifier: AR 7071 / MF 687

Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 holds a 54 page typescript (photocopy), ‘Die Familie Kohn aus Wassertruedingen’ by Hans Kohn, Paris, 1938. Also included is an off-print "Die ahhängige Erfindung im Patentrecht Österreichs, Deutschlands und der USA" by Richard Reik in: Festschrift zum 50jährigen Bestand des Österreichischen Patentamtes, undated.

Folder 2 holds a 39 page typescript containing primarily an inventory of the Joseph Hans Bunzel Collection at the New York State University at Buffalo. The typescript also holds biographical and bibliographical information on Professor Bunzel; 1977.

Folder 3 has a copy of a 45 page typescript, ‚Die Geschichte der Familien Bunzel und Frankel in Böhmen‘ by Ernst Holländer, 1935.


  • Creation: 1935-1977


Language of Materials

This collection is in German and English.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011


Biographical Note

Joseph Hans Bunzel (1907-1975) was born in Graz, Austria. He studied sociology and psychology at universities in Vienna, Paris, and in Buffalo, immigrating to the U.S. in 1939. He taught sociology at the University of Michigan and at the State University of New York at Buffalo.


3 Folders


The collection contains two manuscripts relating to the ancestors of Josef Bunzel as well as a comprehensive inventory of the Josef Hans Bunzel Collection at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Guide to the Joseph Hans Bunzel Collection, 1935-1977  AR 7071 / MF 687
Processed by LBI Staff
© 2014
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States