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Buttenhausen Jewish community collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2057
Overview The bulk of the collection deals with a 1787 letter of protection for 25 Jewish families, allowing them to settle in Buttenhausen. Also included is material, documenting Jewish history in and around Buttenhausen; material, documenting the persecution of Jews, 1933-1945; and clippings about the dedication of various memorials, 1961-2000.
Dates: 1829, 1919-2000

Commemorating Kristallnacht and Jewish musicians

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6262
Overview Newspaper clippings and other published materials about Kristallnacht commemorations and an exhibition about Jewish musicians in Frankfurt am Main.
Dates: 1989-1994

Decrees Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 379
Overview Various decrees issued by rulers before emancipation to the Jewish communities of the towns and provinces of Alsace, Augsburg, Austria, Baden, Bamberg, Berlin, Bohemia, Brandenburg, Braunschweig, Breslau, Cassel, Cologne, Dresden, Eisenach, Frankfurt am Main, Hanau, Hanover, Helmstaedt, Hessen, Karlsruhe, Leipzig, Nassau, Nuremberg, Palatinate, Potsdam, Prussia, Rawicz, Rheinfels, Saxony, Schleswig, Schwerin, Vienna, Weinheim, Wolfenbuettel, and Wuerzburg. The decrees concern many aspects of life, including economic activity and taxation, settlement rights, and the regulation of the internal life of the Jewish communities.
Dates: 1614-1846

Fuerth Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 994
Overview Various materials related to the Jewish community of Fuerth.
Dates: 1705-1974

Gabriel Riesser Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2027
Overview This collection contains a variety of material regarding Gabriel Riesser, such as personal and professional correspondence in his own hand; a typescript, describing two publications about Riesser; photographs of his portrait; and a 1983 letter to the Leo Baeck Institute, discussing correspondence from Adolphe Cremieux to Gabriel Riesser. Also included is an album with personal messages from friends and colleagues.
Dates: 1840-1963

Guide to the Rabbi Leo Baeck Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 104
Overview The collection consists of material pertaining to Rabbi Leo Baeck. The material, mostly secondary, was collected by the Leo Baeck Institute’s staff and in some cases bear markings and notes by the Institute’s staff.
Dates: 1914-2007

Inventory of the Eberbach Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1412
Overview The collection contains primarily biographical abstracts of Jewish personalities who were born in Eberbach. Also included are a few historic documents and a short glimpse at the history of the Jewish community in Eberbach.
Dates: circa 1913 - 2019

Lübeck Jewish community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1226
Overview The collection holds primarily published or reproduced materials pertaining to the history of the Jewish community in Lübeck, Germany.
Dates: 1816-1995

Leo Baeck Institute Jerusalem Correspondence

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Identifier: LBIJER 1085
Overview The collection contains the correspondence of the Leo Baeck Institute Jerusalem from 1950 up until 2005 and comprises 42 folders. The file contains internal correspondence of the institute's staff, as well as correspondence with other individuals and institutions. The correspondence includes minutes of meetings, requests for support, applications for scholarships, and research inquiries. It also addresses topics such as book publishing, donations of archival materials, cooperation with other institutes, and current affairs.
Dates: 1950-2005

Marta Nothmann and Paul Boldt collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 485
Overview One unpublished novel by Marta Nothmannm (1894-1978); and manuscripts of 13 published poems by Paul Boldt (1885-1921).
Dates: 1915-1934

[Mortgage indenture of the Jew Löw and his wife Haya of Markelsheim]

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5101
Overview Handwritten mortgage indenture of the Jew Loew (Levi) and his wife Haya of Marckelsheim (today Markelsheim in Bad Mergentheim), Franconia, in favor of Johann Theobald Falkner, November 11, 1659. Also included are an appraisal and a typed translation of the document.
Dates: 1659, 1982

Recklinghausen Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2158
Overview The collection contains 2 published items as well as architectural drawings of the synagogue in Recklinghausen.
Dates: 1903-1988

Schwabach Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10364
Overview The collection consists of materials about Jews in Schwabach and surrounding communities.
Dates: 1996-1997

Walter Breslauer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4129
Overview 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

Westphalia Jewish Community Collection

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Identifier: AR 2075
Overview Documents, clippings and reports pertaining to the Jews in Westphalia, Germany from the early 19th to the 20th century.
Dates: 1805-1993

Wuppertal Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10657
Overview Various publications reflecting on the Jewish community in Wuppertal, Germany.
Dates: 1991-1996