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Berthold Auerbach Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1095

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains original, handwritten letters and notes by Auerbach, as well as clippings and articles about Auerbach.

Folder one consists of several short handwritten letters and notes, as well as their typed transcriptions, by Auerbach to various recipients. Folder two contains 42 original letters from Auerbach to Karl Gruber. Jeff Chases's manuscript Barefoot Citizens: Berthold Auerbach's Heimatroman and German Nationality comprises folder three, and folder four similarly contains various secondary materials such as clippings on Auerbach, a photo of his tombstone, and materials regarding the opening of the Berthold Auerbach Museum in Nordstetten.

Dates

  • circa 1844-1992

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in German and English.

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

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Biographical Note

Author, 1812-1882

Extent

4 Folders

Abstract

This collection contains original, handwritten letters and notes by Auerbach, as well as clippings and articles about Auerbach.

Separated Material

Photographs have been removed to the LBI Photograph Collection. To see photographs click here.
Title
Guide to the Berthold Auerbach Collection, circa 1844-1992  AR 1095
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Kate Jadwin
Date
© 2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • August 27, 2012 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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