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Abraham Malachowski Collection

Identifier: AR 4937

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains family and personal correspondence, including letters from the historian Heinrich Graetz and other intellectuals. There is also an obituary for Malachowski, as well as some family poems. Finally, a photocopied diary of Rose Malachowski née Kristeller documents the experiences of her upper middle class, assimilated family in Berlin from 1908-1941.


  • 1829-1941


Language of Materials

This collection is in German.

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

Abraham Malachowski, born in Strzelno, Posen in 1811, and died in Berlin in 1895, was the director of the Jewish Orphanage in Berlin from 1872-1895.

Rose Malachowski, née Kristeller, was born in 1875 in Berlin, and committed suicide in Berlin in 1941.


2 Folders


This collection contains nineteenth century family and personal correspondence of Abraham Malachowski, and the diary of Rosa Malachowski from 1908-1941.

Other Finding Aid

An inventory is available in the folder.

Guide to the Abraham Malachowski Collection, 1829-1941  AR 4937
Processed by LBI Staff and Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
© 2009
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • September 27, 2011 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States