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Walter and Betty Friedemann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11056
Abstract

The collection consists of materials documenting the lives of the Friedemann and Friedheim families. Included in the collection are family and professional correspondence, documents, musical scores by Walter Friedemann, poetry by various family members, a last will, and printed materials

Dates: 1826-1997

Walter and Edith Pelz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10116
Abstract

The collection contains a wide variety of official papers and personal correspondence of Walter and Edith Pelz before, during, and after World War II. Much of the correspondence is between prominent personalities in the journalism and arts world of that era.

Dates: 1892-1959

Walter and Hedwig Grossmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25658
Abstract

The lives of Walter and Hedwig Grossmann are documented in this collection through both textual and visual records. Series I focuses on the former, specifically correspondence and educational records. Series II shows the life of the couple, their families, and friends through photographs, with a particular emphasis on the Grossmanns’ travels.

Dates: undated, 1876-1972

Walter and Herta Fleck Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10806
Abstract

This collection documents the education and immigration of Herta Fleck née Froehlich (1908-1994) and Walter Fleck (1903-1990). Both born in Mönchengladbach, Germany, Herta and Walter studied medicine and economics, respectively. They married in 1935 and immigrated to the United States, settling in New York. The collection contains vital records, education records, official documents, and restitution materials.

Dates: 1901-1973

Walter and Johanna Rischowsky Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25033
Abstract

The Walter and Johanna Rischowsky Collection primarily contains documents collected by Walter Rischowsky stating rules and restrictions forced upon German Jews between 1941-1942, as well as documents on the emigration and deportation of German Jews. There is also a small amount of biographical information concerning Walter Rischowsky. The documents consist of official regulations from the Reichsvereinigung der Juden in Deutschland, and copies of memos of the Reichsvereinigung der Juden in Deutschland concerning meetings between their organization and the Zentralstelle für Jüdische Auswanderung.

Dates: 1940-1942

Walter Bernard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7221
Abstract

Correspondence between Constantin Brunner, Lotte Brunner, Walter Bernard, and Yehudi Menuhin.

Dates: 1925-1980

Walter Breslauer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4129
Abstract

Published articles by the lawyer and Jewish community leader Walter Breslauer on matters of interest for German Jewish refugees after World War Two, including legal matters; international law; questions concerning restitution for German refugees; articles about Jewish personalities; and articles about the Jewish community in Berlin.

Dates: 1928-1981

Walter Breslauer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: ME 71 MM IV 14
Abstract

The bulk of this collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence and clippings that were written and collected by Walter Breslauer in London, touching on his personal and professional memories as an administrative director of the Berlin Jewish community. Also included are items related to Walter Breslauer’s father, Bernhard Breslauer. The papers had been sent to the Leo Baeck Institute New York in 1970.

Dates: 1928-1970

Walter E. Katz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3986 / MF 609
Abstract

Military papers; photos; family trees; genealogical material.

Dates: 1886-1972

Walter Eberstadt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25366
Abstract

The Walter Eberstadt Collection documents Walter Eberstadt’s efforts to recover art works belonging to his grandparents that were appropriated by the Nazi government. The collection consists of Walter Eberstadt’s correspondence with lawyers, art historians, museum, and government organizations in Holland and Germany. Additional materials include printed materials, invoices, and publications about Jan Toorop’s art.

Dates: 1945-1951, 1998-2007

Walter Friedlaender Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3393
Abstract

The Walter Friedlaender Collection describes the professional life of this art historian. The major focus of the collection is his work on sixteenth and seventeenth century artists. It includes correspondence, a few published works, photographs, lecture and manuscript notes, art reference files, newspaper clippings, and poetry.

Dates: 1900-1966; Majority of material found within 1930-1960

Walter, Greta and Karl Loewenstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25227
Abstract

This collection holds papers of members of the Loewenstein family, especially Walter and Karl Loewenstein. Among the papers here are examples of Walter Loewenstein's writing, documentation of life in Rietberg in Westphalia (Germany) during the late 1930s and early 1940s, and correspondence concerning the fate of several family members during this time. Papers relating to Karl Loewenstein focus on his wartime activities. The genealogy of the Brandenstein family is also represented here along with a few papers of other family members. The collection consists of unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, official and restitution documentation, notebooks and notes, genealogical research, and fliers.

Dates: 1821-2004; Majority of material found in 1933-1989

Walter Grossmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6349
Abstract

The Walter Grossmann Collection contains the papers of this physician. More than half of the collection consists of correspondence. Other papers include certificates, newspaper clippings, sketches, notes, photographs, family papers, and material on the Werner-Siemens-Realgymnasium.

Dates: 1914-1960; Majority of material found within 1914-1918; Majority of material found within 1955-1960

Walter H. Plaut Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6995 / MF 801
Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 contains writings of Plaut to his congregation Temple Emanuel of Great Neck (1962-1964); diary of Plaut addressed to his aunt Ada written in August 31st, 1931.

Folder 2 contains Five brochures published by the Temple Emanuel of Great Neck: “Events of dedication of the new temple” – brochure for the dedication festivities of a new sanctuary on April 19, 1959. “A sermon in metal” – brochure by Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, describing Ludwig Wolpert’s art work, 1959 (?). “Columns to my congregation” by Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, vol. 3 (fall 1960) and vol. 4 (summer 1963). “A service of tribute to Rabbi Walter H. Plaut” – program guide for the temple service on January 8, 1965.

Dates: 1931-1964

Walter Harold Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4156
Abstract

This collection documents the history of the Harold (formerly Isaac) family. The collection focuses mainly on the brothers Walter and John Harold (born Walter Isaac and Hans Harald Isaac, respectively) and their family history going back to their earliest known ancestor, Herz Isaac of Hesse, Germany. Materials include vital documents, a family history narrative, photographs, passports, correspondence, notebooks, immigration papers, inheritance papers, and a few clippings.

Dates: 1843-1996

Walter Heinemann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 865
Abstract

The bulk of the collection contains material pertaining to Jewish life in Braunschweig, Germany, before World War II, including documents from Walter Heinemann's life in Braunschweig during the 1930s and material pertaining to the larger Jewish community and its prominent members. The collection also contains photographs of concentration camps and material pertaining to prominent Jewish individuals and organizations. Included are correspondence, photographs, government forms, notes, speeches, and clippings.

Dates: 1907-1968

Walter Herzfeld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7278
Abstract

The collection documents professional activities of Walter Herzfeld in the period before WW II and also, to a smaller degree, professional activities of his grandfather Abraham Herzfeld. The bulk of the collection consists of financial and legal documents and professional correspondence. Also included here are printed materials, drawings, personal correspondence, and educational documents.

Dates: 1883-1948

Walter Hochstadter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25344 / MF 1051
Abstract

Materials comprising the Walter Hochstadter Collection are quite fragmentary in nature and give us only a rather patchy understanding of the history of the Hochstadter family and Walter Hochstadter’s professional activities. Included here are correspondence, photographs, and printed materials

Dates: 1876-2002; Majority of material found within 1900s-1970s

Walter Kominik Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10486 / MF 505
Dates: 1919-1995

Walter Landé Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11761
Abstract

This collection contains published materials and accompanying notes by Walter Landé pertaining to school reform in Prussia during the Weimar Republic. There is a 227 page book, entitled Die Schule in der Reichverfassung, with heavily annotated pages; an offprint by Landé entitled Sammelschule und dissidentischer Lehrer: eine Entgegnung from Volksschularchiv XXIX; accompanying these printed materials are handwritten notes for a second edition found in Die Schule in der Reichverfassung.

Dates: circa 1929

Walter Liebling Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10791 / MF 738
Abstract

This collection documents the lives of Walter Liebling, his mother Jenny Liebling, his sister Elsbeth Liebling, and his wife Rita Liebling (neé Hagelberg). The family lived in Berlin until their immigration to New York in 1941. Included are documents related to their education, their professional careers, their interest in music, and their immigration. The extensive amount of correspondence offers a detailed insight into the lives of immigrants trying to establish themselves in their new environment.

Dates: 1894-1998

Walter Ornstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25750
Abstract

Records pertaining to the life and business activities of Walter Ornstein, proprietor of beauty salons and purveyor of cosmetics. These include business records and patents pertaining to Goubaud, the perfume business that Max and Elsa Fahrer began in Vienna and that Walter Ornstein reestablished in New York. Also included are photograph albums, song lyrics and letters from a suitor of Gertrude Goldschmidt that date to her life in Vienna prior to emigration and marriage to Walter Ornstein.

Dates: 1883-2017; Majority of material found within 1913-1958

Walter S. Hertzmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6105
Abstract

Unpublished manuscripts on the genealogy of the various ancestors of Walter S. Hertzmann.

Dates: 1989-1990

Walter Silberbach Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 34
Abstract

The collection consists of materials (mostly official documents) pertaining to the physician Walter Silberbach (1892-1981) and his family.

Dates: 1888-1994; Majority of material found within 1914-1962

Walter Zvi Bacharach Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25814
Abstract

The Walter Zvi Bacharach Collection consists of various personal and professional documents, testimonials, certificates, newspaper clippings, notes and correspondence from the life of Walter Zvi Bacharach and his family. They mostly concern his life in Germany and the Netherlands, his captivity during the Holocaust as well as his liberation. Furthermore, the collection contains correspondence, testimonials and documents regarding his life and academic career in Israel. Additional family documents as well as family correspondence are included in the collection.

Dates: 1927-1993

Walther Hirschberg Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3840
Abstract

This collection contains published and manuscript music, mostly Lieder, by composer Walther Hirschberg (1889-1960).

Dates: 1928-1970

Walther Meyer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7064
Abstract

This collection documents the genealogical research of the lawyer Walther Meyer. Among the many families mentioned here are branches of the Meyer, Eger, Oppenheimer, Borchardt, Neufeld, Ballin, Wertheimer, and Wallach families. Material on them includes many drafts of family trees as well as exchanges of genealogical research correspondence. This collection also contains official decrees and announcements pertaining to the Jewish communities of Hannover from the 1800s.

Dates: 1809-1977; Majority of material found within 1831-1939

Walther Rathenau Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1451
Abstract

This collection contains a small amount of Rathenau's correspondence and several manuscripts and clippings about Rathenau and his family.

Dates: 1894-1983

Walther Rothschild Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25798
Abstract

The collection contains typescripts by Walther Rothschild, a publisher, scholar and author. The writing includes journals, drafts of an unpublished novel, and a travel report.

Dates: undated, 1941-1956

Walther Weiss Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4830
Abstract

This collection contains records of the Munich Jewish community and the Reichsvereinigung der Juden in Deutschland. Most of the materials stem from 1939-1941 and include administrative records, financial records, newsletters, reports, notes, and blank forms.

Dates: 1894-1941; circa 1979

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