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Lucie Benedikt collection

Identifier: AR 25692


The collection focuses primarily on Lucie Benedikt’s efforts to receive restitution and a pension from the Austrian government. Also included are a few personal items.


  • 1966-2000

Language of Materials

This collection is in German and English.

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

Lucie Benedikt was born 2/17/1925. In December 1938 she emigrated from Vienna, Austria to Great Britain with the help of Kindertransport. In 1943 she arrived in New York, where she earned a master’s degree at Columbia University and embarked on a career as a social worker.


0.25 Linear Feet

Related Material

See also the AHC oral history interview with Lucie Benedikt, LBI call number AHC 251.

Separated Material

Published materials collected by Lucie Benedikt may be found in the Lucie Benedikt clippings collection, AR 25692 C.
Inventory of the Lucie Benedikt collection, 1966-2000 AR 25692
In Progress
Processed by Simeon Gazivoda
© 2009
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
The inventory is in English.

Revision Statements

  • November 2016:: dao links added.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States