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This collection contains the academic Bruno Strauss's collection of correspondence and other papers from the notable German Jewish intellectuals Hermann Cohen, Franz Rosenzweig, Martha Wertheimer and others, as well as some of Strauss's personal papers.
This collection contains the writings and correspondence of Eduard Strauss. Strauss was a chemist and philosopher who taught at the Freies Juedisches Lehrhaus in Frankfurt am Main and later immigrated to New York, where he helped establish a new Lehrhaus.
The collection contains correspondence among members of the Ehrenberg and Rosenzweig families, including let-ters from Franz Rosenzweig, Adam Rosenzweig, Philipp and Richard Ehrenberg, as well as with other parties, including Rudolph von Jhering, Betty Mauthner, Claire von Gluemer, Jacob Freudenthal and, in copies only, Leopold and Adelheid Zunz and Heinrich Heine. Also included are engagement contracts, marriage banns, school curricula and certificates, character refer-ences, eulogies, family histories, and other documents concerning family members. This material also reflects much of the history of the Samsonschule in Wolfenbuettel of which members of the Ehrenberg family were principals.
The collection contains various materials pertaining to Ernst Marckowicz.
Franz Rosenzweig (1886-1929), philosopher and theologian, belonged to the important personalities of the German Jewish intellectual life after the First World War. Franz Rosenzweig started the Freie Juedische Lehrhaus, where he tried to teach Jewish tradition and culture as part of real life experience and in this way bring it closer to assimilated German Jewry. He wrote several philosophical works and translated the Hebrew Bible with Martin Buber. The Franz Rosenzweig collection contains manuscripts of many of Franz Rosenzweig’s smaller works, some of his personal items, and correspondence with his parents and with more than fifty of his friends and colleagues. The collection contains other correspondence, and a great number of newspaper clippings, photographs, and some objects.
22 notebooks (carbon copies), comprising 1,998 pages, dictated by Franz Rosenzweig and addressed to Martin Buber, pertaining to the Rosenzweig-Buber translation of the bible.
The file contains various materials pertaining to the Würzburger family of Heilbronn, collected by Hannah Bachrach (née Würzburger), and comprises two folders.
The Hans Tramer Collection consists of 8 boxes and 52 folders.
The collection is made up primarily of letters written by Henry Rothschild while travelling, mostly to the United States.
This collection records the professional life and scholarship of Rabbi Joshua O. Haberman (1919-2017). A refugee who escaped Austria after the Nazi Anschluss in 1938, Rabbi Haberman had a distinguished career as both a champion of theological education and spiritual leader throughout the United States. Rabbi Haberman’s life work is well-documented through the items in this collection that include correspondence, handwritten notes and notebooks, philosophical research, conference lectures, and drafts of his later-published materials.
This collection holds the papers of the author Margarete Susman, with a focus on the significant events of her life and her relationships with others. In addition to drafts of her memoirs the collection contains extensive correspondence with Gertrud Kantorowicz, Georg Simmel and Karl Wolfskehl. Other items include newspaper clippings, among them many obituaries, other correspondence, a few photographs and other papers.
This collection contains papers of the philosopher, author and scholar Martin Buber. Notable among the papers are his letters to his colleague and friend Franz Rosenzweig on a number of subjects, including their translation of the Bible. Other material consists of typescripts of lectures, a few letters to other individuals, photographs, invitations and some material on events about him.
The Martin G. Goldner Collection holds materials amassed by this amateur historian in pursuit of his and his wife’s genealogy, thus interrelating five families: the Goldners, the Ehrenbergs, the Fischels, the Rosenzweigs, and the Baumanns. The most noteworthy materials belong to the Ehrenbergs and their Samsonschule in Wolfenbuettel, as well as to the Fischels and Rosenzweigs. Documents include correspondence, photographs, original manuscripts and other archival materials.
The collection contains typescripts of articles by Nahum N. Glatzer, mostly with his handwritten additions. Interspersed are newspaper clippings about Glatzer (including an obituary). Also included are printed and typed pages, listing archival holdings in the Glatzer estate.
The collection contains various documents pertaining to Rabbi Dr. Isaac Prager and his son the psychiatrist Dr. Joseph Prager.
- Correspondence 12
- Manuscripts (documents) 9
- Photographs 8
- Archival materials 6
- Frankfurt am Main (Germany) 6
- Clippings (information artifacts) 5
- Judaism 5
- Kassel (Germany) 4
- Articles 3
- Diaries 3
- Jewish philosophy 3
- Philosophers 3
- Adult education 2
- Berlin (Germany) 2
- Chemists 2
- Genealogical tables 2
- Jewish families 2
- Jewish physicians -- Germany -- Biography 2
- Jews -- Education 2
- Judaism -- Study and teaching 2 ∧ less
- German 15
- Hebrew 10
- English 7
- Latin 2
- French 1
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 6
- Freies Jüdisches Lehrhaus (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) 6
- Glatzer, Nahum N. (Nahum Norbert), 1903-1990 4
- Ehrenberg family 3
- Ehrenberg, Richard, 1857-1921 3
- Rosenzweig, Adele, 1867-1933 3
- Simon, Ernst 3
- Wolfskehl, Karl, 1869-1948 3
- Cohen, Hermann, 1842-1918 2
- Ehrenberg, Julie, 1827-1922 2
- Ehrenberg, Philipp, 1811-1882 2
- Ehrenberg, S. M. 2
- Goldner, Martin, 1902- 2
- Jewish Agency for Israel 2
- Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany) 2
- Koch, Richard, 1882- 2
- Prager, Joseph 2
- Rosenzweig family 2
- Rosenzweig-Scheinmann, Edith 2 ∧ less