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Willy Wertheimer Collection
The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence relating to his efforts as a committee chairman for tree-planting efforts in Israel. Other materials concern his genealogy and his memoirs.
Wimpfheimer Family Collection
The collection holds the documents and correspondence of the Wimpfheimer family from Karlsruhe. The collection covers the Wimpfheimers’ emigration to Switzerland and later the United States as well as their restitution efforts regarding the family’s malting factory in Karlsruhe.
Windner Lieberman Family Collection
The Lieberman Windner Family Collection holds papers and correspondence of Marianne Lieberman and her ancestors as well as photographs. Prominent topics are the art of Marianne Lieberman and the murder of Hedwig Windner under the Nazi euthanasia program. The collection comprises official documents and personal and official correspondence.
Wladimir G. Eliasberg Collection
The Wladimir G. Eliasberg Collection documents the lives of the members of the Eliasberg family and to a lesser extent professional activities of Wladimir Eliasberg. The collection consists of personal correspondence, writings, vital and professional documents, and printed materials.
Wolf Hamburger Collection
The file contains various materials pertaining to the artist Wolf Hamburger.
Wolf-Oppenheimer Family Collection
The Wolf-Oppenheimer Collection provides details on the lives, both personal and professional of more than three generations of members of the related Wolf and Oppenheimer families. Most prominently represented among the collection's papers are Hermann and Irene (née Oppenheimer) Wolf and their daughter Marlies (née Wolf) and Eugene Plotnik, but the papers relate to many other family members as well. The collection includes personal papers, official and educational documents, family correspondence, photographs, family trees, articles as well as personal family writing, and newspaper clippings.
Wolfgang Roth Collection
The collection is primarily made up of photographs from circa 1930s-1950s of family, friends, and colleagues of the set designer Wolfgang Roth.
Wolfgang Wassermann Collection
This collection contains a few childhood memoirs of Wolfgang Wassermann, as well as some of his father's, the lawyer Gustav Wassermann's, diplomas and educational papers.
Worms Jewish Community Collection
This collection contains a original documents dating back to the 19th century, clippings and articles, correspondence, programs, pamphlets, photographs and pieces of writing relating to the Jewish community and synagogue of Worms.
Wormser Family Collection
The collection contains personal papers and belongings, photographs, and genealogical information regarding the Wormser family. To a large extent, the collection concerns the descendants of Heumann and Jette Wormser’s son Sigmund Wormser and his wife Fransika Wormser as well as their respective families.
Writings by Elisabeth Model
The collection holds two autobiographical writings by the artist Elisabeth Model. One work centers on her husband’s persecution by the Nazis in Amsterdam, their narrow escape with their sons Wolfe and Peter, and her sister Mali to New York, and their life in the United States. Her second work focuses on her life in relation to various places and people that impressed her. Also included are family photo albums, some correspondence, and other documents that constitute addenda to the original Elisabeth Model Collection, AR 6306.
Wulkan-Berger Family Collection
The collection holds the personal documents of both the Wulkan and Berger families from Vienna. While most of the documents cover the time of emigration to the United States and Kenya, the collection also holds documents on the family’s life in Vienna before World War II. Much of the correspondence was written during the 1910s, 1920s, and early 1930s.
YIVO - Vilna Administration Records
Record Group 1.1, the primary collection of records from the period when YIVO was headquartered in Vilna, reflects the wide range of activities YIVO engaged in from 1925-1941. Founded as an institute for the study of Yiddish speaking Jewry, YIVO grew to become a research institute, library, archive, and graduate program in one. The collection consists primarily of administrative material such as correspondence, financial records, minutes, reports, lists, and newspaper clippings, as well as essays and publications of the Aspirantur, Division of Youth Research, and the Economic-Statistical, Psychological-Pedagogical, and Philological sections. It incorporates material generated by the Vilna office, satellite offices in Berlin, Warsaw, and New York, and by supporters and collectors throughout Poland, Europe, and indeed the world.
Youth Aliyah Records in the Hadassah Archives
The Youth Aliyah Records in the Hadassah Archives document Hadassah's work with multiple international organizations to rescue Jewish children from continental Europe to Palestine from 1933-1945. The collection also documents Hadassah's involvement with Youth Aliyah since 1946 in providing residential, educational, vocational, rehabilitative and therapeutic care for displaced and at-risk youth from around the world.
Zickel Family Collection
The Zickel Family Collection consists primarily of correspondence compiled in the emigration of the siblings Georg, Luise, and Anna Zickel from Nazi Germany, with the aid of their cousin Lina Factor and her husband. It also includes some documentation of biographical data about the Zickel siblings.
- Leo Baeck Institute 1324
- American Jewish Historical Society 173
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 99
- Yeshiva University Museum 4
- American Sephardi Federation 3
- Center for Jewish History 2 + ∧ less
- Correspondence 1075
- Photographs 690
- Clippings (information artifacts) 547
- Manuscripts (documents) 454
- Official documents 379
- New York (N.Y.) 368
- Genealogical tables 332
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 287
- Emigration and immigration 255
- Berlin (Germany) 222
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 191
- Jewish families 171
- Notes (documents) 162
- Legal documents 158
- Vienna (Austria) 149
- Articles 141
- Diaries 132
- Restitution -- Germany 117
- Germany 110
- Financial records 108 + ∧ less
- Hebrew 523
- French 485
- Yiddish 280
- Spanish; Castilian 208
- Italian 173
- Polish 131
- Russian 119
- Hungarian 118
- Latin 106
- Swedish 102
- Czech 81
- Dutch; Flemish 80
- Afrikaans 69
- Portuguese 35
- Chinese 24
- Danish 18
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 16
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 15 + ∧ less
- National Jewish Welfare Board 78
- Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 52
- YIVO Archives 41
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 33
- Gurs (Concentration camp) 22
- United States. Army 21
- Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 18
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 18
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 17
- Dachau (Concentration camp) 17
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 16
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 14
- American Jewish Committee 13
- American Jewish Congress 13
- Hirsch family 12
- Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 11
- Rosenthal family 11
- American Federation of Jews from Central Europe 10
- Council of Jews from Germany 10
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 10 + ∧ less