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[Alice Muehsam files at AAUW]

 Collection
Identifier: DM 245

Scope and Content Note

The collection holds primarily e-copies of Alice Muehsam’s correspondence with AAUW, 1941-1943. Also included are her CV and a description of her research, together with German letters of recommendation in reference to her dissertation, 1937-1938 (folders 1 and 2); as well as American letters of recommendation (folder 3).

Dates

  • 1937-1943

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in English and German.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

All rights are with the archives of AAUW.

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

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Biographical Note

Dr. Alice Muehsam was assisted by AAUW 's War Relief Fund in the 1940s, as she was furthering her education and retraining in art restoration in New York; she received guidance and funds from AAUW over a period of two years.

The War Relief Fund at AAUW, the American Association of University Women, was established to assist displaced university women during World War II.

Extent

5 Folders : e-files.

Abstract

The collection holds primarily e-copies of Alice Muehsam’s correspondence with AAUW, 1941-1943. Also included are her CV and a description of her research, together with German letters of recommendation in reference to her dissertation, 1937-1938 (folders 1 and 2); as well as American letters of recommendation (folder 3).
Title
Guide to the [Alice Muehsam files at AAUW], 1937-1943  DM 245
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by LBI Staff
Date
© 2015
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • April 2015:: dao links added by Emily Andresini.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States