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Dezider Scheer Collection
This collection documents select periods throughout the life and career of Dezider Scheer. Containing material related to his personal and professional life, the collection is made up of correspondence and clippings, as well as original and photocopied photographs, historical documentation and ephemera.
Frances and Gustave Kauders Family Collection
The Frances and Gustave Kauders Family Collection holds the papers of this couple, as well as of members of the Kauders family, and correspondence from the Schostal family. Topics found in the collection include the immigration of Frances and Gustave Kauders, some details of their early lives as expressed in family correspondence, and the failed emigration and subsequent deportation of members of the Schostal family. The collection includes family correspondence, official and educational documents, and correspondence with official agencies regarding immigration and restitution with related documentation.
Gomori and Katz Families Collection
This collection documents the parental families of Peter Gomori – primarily pertaining to his mother, Charlotte née Nadas Gomori – and of Jannette Katz- Gomori – pertaining to her parents, Anne née Wolff Katz and Rudolf Katz; documents are from before, during, and after World War II and the Holocaust. The collection consists mostly of family photographs and includes one family album; two death certificates; travel documents; handwritten and typewritten correspondences; a handwritten will; inventories of wedding presents and furniture purchases; and a prayer book.
Herta and Carl Mayer Collection
The Herta and Carl Mayer Collection holds the assorted papers of Herta Mayer (Fuchs/ Fox) and her husband Carl (Karl) Mayer. Included in the collection are scattered documents of the Fuchs family members, Moric, Alice and Richard Fuchs. The collection primarily consists of Herta Mayer’s official documents and correspondence regarding immigration and restitution attempts after 1945. Photographs and family correspondence can be found as well.
Herta and Egon Wells Family Collection
The Herta and Egon Wells Family Collection centers on the emigration of Herta (née Guttmann) and Egon Wells from Vienna to New York by way of Trinidad, with further documentation on their lives prior to and following emigration. Documents relating to the emigration experiences and attempts of other family members are also present. About half the collection consists of personal correspondence, but it additionally includes official documents, immigration and citizenship documentation, educational and professional documents, memorabilia, legal correspondence, a few family photographs, and newspaper clippings.
Ludwig Levy Collection
This collection covers the history of the Levy family of Hamburg, Germany from 1837 through 1942. The bulk of the material relates to Ludwig Levy and his wife Ida née Winterberg, particularly the wealth that they lost during Nazi persecution and their unsuccessful efforts to emigrate. Materials include business, banking, investment, tax, and inheritance records as well as vital records, emigration papers, clippings, official notices to Jewish residents in Hamburg, limited correspondence, and a few photographs.
Max Markreich Collection
The Max Markreich collection documents the life of Max Markreich and his family, especially their emigration from Bremen, Germany. The collection also centers on the history of the Jewish communities of Bremen and East Frisia (Ostfriesland). Included among the papers are manuscripts, correspondence, vital and government documents, clippings, and notes.
Renate Bridenthal Family Collection
The Renate Bridenthal Family Collection primarily documents the lives and especially the emigration experiences of Renate Bridenthal's parents, Elchunon and Irene Rubin. Papers of Irene Rubin are prominent in the collection and include restitution correspondence and her writing. Documents related to Renate and her brother Harribald's early lives and emigration is are also present. The collection consists of extensive personal and restitution correspondence, official documents, newspaper clippings regarding Irene Rubin's death, drafts of her writing, and three albums.
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 7
- Clippings (information artifacts) 6
- Emigration and immigration 6
- Photographs 6
- Jewish families 5
- Legal documents 5
- Official documents 5
- Manuscripts (documents) 3
- Notes (documents) 3
- Restitution 3
- Jewish refugees 2
- New York (N.Y.) 2
- Notebooks 2
- Restitution -- Germany 2
- Trinidad 2
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 2
- Vienna (Austria) 2
- Alba amicorum 1
- Austria -- History -- 20th century 1 + ∧ less
- Czech 5
- Hebrew 5
- Spanish; Castilian 3
- Slovak 2
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- A. Levy Metallgeschäft 1
- Anker, Allgemeine Versicherungs-Aktiengesellschaft 1
- Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 1
- Bolgar, Alice, 1899- 1
- Bridenthal, Renate 1
- Evian Conference (Location of meeting: Evian-les-Bains, France). Date of meeting or treaty signing: (1938 :.) 1
- Friedmann family 1
- Friedmann, Otto 1
- Fuchs family 1
- Fuchs, Alice 1
- Fuchs, Moric 1
- Gomori family 1
- Gomori, Charlotte 1
- Gomori, Peter 1
- Gunzberger family 1
- Gunzberger, Werner 1
- Guttmann, Grete, 1906- 1
- Guttmann, Sandor, 1879- 1
- HIAS (Agency) 1
- Jüdische Gemeinde Bremen 1 + ∧ less