Commemorating Kristallnacht and Jewish musicians
Scope and Content Note
In its core this collection of newspaper clippings and other published materials is devoted to commemorations of Kristallnacht in Frankfurt/Main in 1990. These commemorations were specifically “Jüdische Kulturwochen” and “Friedens- und Gedenkwochen”; an exhibition in Frankfurt’s Jüdisches Museum “Vergessene Nachbarn”; and an exhibition in the Frankfurt Paulskirche "Juedische Musikerinnen und Musiker in Frankfurt 1933-1942" prepared by Joachim Martini and Judith Freise. There also was a concert in connection with the exhibition at the Paulskirche, "Sog nit kejnmol…"
Also included are published materials and clippings pertaining to similar events in Frankfurt/Main in 1991, as well as in other places 1991-1994.
Language of Materials
This collection is in German and English.
Partially available on microfilm MF 834.
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
Newspaper clippings and other published materials about Kristallnacht commemorations and an exhibition about Jewish musicians in Frankfurt am Main.
Other identifiers include: MF 834.
- Archival materials
- Biermann, Wolf, 1936-
- Bubis, Ignatz, 1927-1999
- Chicago (Ill.)
- Clippings (information artifacts)
- Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
- Freise, Judith
- Giordano, Ralph, 1923-
- Hauff, Volker
- Jewish musicians
- Jews -- Germany -- History
- Kristallnacht, 1938
- Lustiger, Arno
- Martini, Joachim, 1931-
- Publications (documents)
- Guide to the Commemorating Kristallnacht and Jewish musicians collection, 1989-1994 AR 6262
- © 2009
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid is in English.