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Hope Feitelberg families collection

Identifier: AR 6143

Scope and Content Note

The follwing families are mentioned in this collection: Beaver Family; Brueckmann Family; Dobkowsky Family; Falk Family; Feitelberg Family; Hope Family; Levinson Family; Levy Family; Livingston Family; Memel (Klaipeda); Philipp Family; Pumerantz Family; Roth Family; Ryan Family; Salomon Family; Serlin Family; Stern Family; Waldo Family.


  • 1895-1993


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

The writer and Zionist activist David Feitelberg (186? – 1934) was born in the German province Kurland (today Latvia). In 1895 he was one of the founders of the Jewish students’ union in Berlin, “Vereinigung jüdischer Studierender”. David Feitelberg was married to Lisbeth Feitelberg, née Salomon.


0.25 Linear Feet


The collection consists of memoirs and other manuscripts by David Feitelberg and other members of the Feitelberg-Hope families.

Related Material

There are several memoirs by members of the Hope and Feitelberg families in the LBI Memoir Collection.

Processing Information

During microfilming and consequent digitization the original order of the collection has been disrupted.

Inventory of the Hope Feitelberg families collection, 1895-1993 AR 6143
© 2009
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Language of description note
The inventory is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States