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A Voice still heard

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25668
Overview The collections contains two variously annotated typescripts of Eric Werner’s book ‘A voice still heard : the sacred songs of the Ashkenazic Jews’, New York, G. Schirmer, 1978. Also included are various related materials as well as the correspondence between Eric Werner and Fred Grubel at the Leo Baeck Institute.
Dates: 1974

Alex Bernstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4187 / MF 459
Overview This collection contains materials written and/or collected by Alex Bernstein. Most is focused on the Jewish communities in Westphalia and in particular the town of Hoexter. Genealogical information is featured throughout, including a history of the Eichengruen family.
Dates: [unknown]

Alfred Marcus Collection

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Identifier: LBIJER 129
Overview The file contains various documents pertaining to research conducted by Alfred Marcus.
Dates: 1922; 1960 - 1971

Alfred Philipp Collection

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Identifier: LBIJER 290
Overview Various documents pertaining to Alfred Philipp’s work as a community rabbi and a scholar, primarily his doctoral thesis about Werner Sombart’s work ´Die Juden und das Wirtschaftsleben´ (“Jews and the economy”).
Dates: 1924-1942

Anny Bernstein Collection

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Identifier: AR 10411
Overview The collection holds Anny Bernstein’s correspondence, which she received from her family in Vienna, Austria and other places, while living in New York. Also included is an offprint with an article about Ann’s husband Frank Zwillinger (1909-1989).
Dates: 1916-1996; Majority of material found in 1939-1941

Baden; Jewish Community Collection

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Identifier: AR 138 / MF 1110
Overview Government decrees, reports, manuscripts, clippings and other materials pertaining to Jewish communities in Baden (Germany)
Dates: 1809-2005

Baron Hirsch Foundation Microforms

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Identifier: MF 73 / MF 122
Overview Microfilms with copies from the Hirsch Collection at the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.
Dates: 1875-1901

Bernard Lichtenstein Collection.

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Identifier: AR 10416 / MF 505
Overview Documents and photographs (all photocopies) pertaining to Bernard Lichtenstein
Dates: 1919-1950, 1996

Bertha Pappenheim collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 157
Overview Primarily published materials by and about Bertha Pappenheim and the League of Jewish Women (Jüdischer Frauenbund), with some original materials.
Dates: 1928 - 1993

Bruno Weil Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7108 / MF 516
Overview This collection includes historical and genealogical information about the Weil family. Also included is correspondence regarding Bruno Weil's restitution case as well as the organization of Nazi persecution victims. World War I diaries and manuscripts of books written by Weil are also part of the collection.
Dates: 1854-1965

C. Z. Kloetzel Collection

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Identifier: LBIJER 273
Overview The collection consists of material pertaining to Cheskel Zwi Kloetzel and his work.
Dates: 1920-1951

Carl Henry Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6151
Overview Genealogical tables and accompanying materials (correspondence, clippings, notes, etc.) pertaining largely to the Huttenbauer family (maternal side) and the Levy family (paternal side).
Dates: [unknown]

Constantin Brunner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBI/JMB-2009/2 LBI AR 1024
Overview This Collection contains the almost complete estate of Constantin Brunner (a.k.a Leo Wertheimer) as well as a comprehensive collection of documents and especially letters from the Brunner circle and those pertaining to the Brunner reception.
Dates: 1866-2010

Cora Berliner collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 805
Overview The collection contains mostly correspondence of and about Cora Berliner.
Dates: 1911-1994

Correspondence of Joel Heimann’s Children

 Collection
Identifier: DM 335
Overview These are the translated letters between the Heimann siblings in Germany, Palestine and Uruguay; mainly in 1939.
Dates: 1928-1943

David Baumgardt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 797 / MF 553
Overview The collection contains extensive correspondence of Baumgardt including letters from the front to his family during World War I, and correspondence with Conrad Aiken, Hannah Arendt, Julius Bab, Bertha Badt-Strauss, Leo Baeck, Isaiah Berlin, Walter Benjamin, Hugo Bergmann, Kurt Blumenfeld, Ilse Blumenthal-Weiss, Martin Buber, John Dewey, Dora Edinger, Albert Einstein, Ismar Elbogen, Elisabeth Foerster-Nietzsche, Felix Frankfurter, Sigmund Freud, Georg Heym, Salomo Friedlaender (Mynona), Max Gruenewald, Hermann Hesse (including photos, watercolors, autographed poems), Sidney Hook, Rudolf Kayser, Wolfgang Koehler, Hans Kohn, Georg Landauer, Heinrich Mann, Thomas Mann, Hans Margolius, Reinhold Niebuhr, Erwin Panofsky, Jacob Picard, Kurt Pinthus, Joachim Prinz, Hyman Rickover, Eleanor Roosevelt, Arthur Schlesinger, Hans Joachim Schoeps, Gershom Scholem, Toni Sender, Ernst Simon, Chaim Weizmann, Beatrice Webb, Robert Weltsch, and Arnold Zweig.



Also included are manuscripts, articles, lectures, and offprints by and about Baumgardt on philosophy, ethics, religion, literature, politics, and other subjects; transcripts of conversations with Einstein and Freud.



Correspondence and reviews about publication of Horizons of a Philosopher (the Festschrift for David Baumgardt).



Letters, notes, and manuscripts by Dorothy Canfield Fischer.



Photos of Baumgardt's family and friends.



Organizational records of the Zionist youth group Ha-Poel Ha-Zair, including minutes of the central council of the organization in Berlin and letters from Georg Landauer, Eugen Taeubler and Robert Weltsch, 1919-1921.



[AV collection (records)] Interview with Voice of America, February 23, 1955 ( 1 record)



[OS 80] Article "Erwachen der Romantik" (1930) (copy in Box 16, Folder 16); page from the Juedische Rundschau with notes by Baumgardt (copy in Box 18, Folder 19); speech "Jeremy Bentham, an Englishman, to the Citizens of the Several American United States, London 1817" (copy in Box 24, Folder 2)



[R 12] Sigmund Freud Autographs (copies in file).
Dates: 1907-1971

[Deutschsprachige Exil-Literatur nach 1933]

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Identifier: LBIJER 312
Overview Various materials assembled by Walter Berendsohn at the symposium on research of post-1933 German-language literature in exile (Erforschung der deutschsprachigen Exil-Literatur) in Copenhagen in 1972.
Dates: 1972

Diaries of Yehuda Bacon

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Identifier: LBI-JMB-2015.1
Overview This collection holds the diaries of the Israeli artist Yehuda Bacon.
Dates: 1945-2015

Edmund H. Immergut Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11058 / MF 983
Overview Collection consists of documents pertaining to Edmund H. Immergut and his family (mainly to his great grandfather, to his parents, and to himself). The majority of the collection consists of original documents of their exile in Shanghai.
Dates: 1815-1999

Efraim Frisch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1034 / MF 510 / MF 107 / MF 116
Overview Editorial and personal correspondence of Efraim Frisch and his wife, Fega Frisch, with individuals and institutions.



Personal documents, manuscripts of Frisch's novels, short stories, essays, and book reviews; clippings by and about Ephraim and Fega Frisch and their work, including an essay by Alfred Vagts on Der Neue Merkur.
Dates: 1881-1984

Ein Nazi fährt nach Palästina.

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Identifier: LBIJER 161
Overview The file contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the series of articles titled "A Nazi Travels to Palestine," and consists of two folders.
Dates: 1934; 1961-1984

Erich Ahrens Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4384
Overview The collection is composed of personal documents of Erich Ahrens and various manuscripts and translations.
Dates: 1911-1972

Ernst Bloch Collection

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Identifier: AR 219 / MF 692 / MF 998
Overview Clippings; photos; obituaries; article by Bloch: "Heimat und Friede" on patriotism.
Dates: 1934-1980

Ernst Daniel Goldschmidt Collection

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Identifier: AR 3919
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of materials for a critical edition of a prayer book for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, "Mahzor Ashkenaz" from the late 1960s. Also included are correspondence with the Leo Baeck Institute, 1956-1972; correspondence with Max Gruenewald, 1958-1972; as well as accompanying documents.
Dates: 1956-1973

Ernst Kantorowicz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7216 / MF 561
Overview Correspondence on various topics, including emigration to the United States and Cuba; relocation in academic jobs; denazification and conditions in Germany after the war; and Kantorowicz's scholarship. In addition to family members, correspondents include Ernst Curtius, Ludwig Edelstein, Bernhard Flexner, Felix Frankfurter, Sidney Hook, Robert Maynard Hutchins, Ernst Kitzinger, Theodor Ernst Mommsen, John Ulric Nef, Kurt Riezler, Hans Rothfels, Fritz Saxl, Percy Ernst Schramm, Edward Sproul, Gerd Tellenbach, Paul Tillich, Edward Tolman, Helen Waddell, Earl Warren, and Stanley Weigert.



Unpublished manuscripts, and offprints of articles and reviews by Kantorowicz, largely on medieval cultural history; a brief biography of him by Ralph Giesey.



Manuscripts, correspondence, legal briefs, clippings, and other material on the loyalty-oath controversy; material on Kantorowicz's tenure at the University of Frankfurt, and on his dismissal.



Manuscripts, correspondence, and other papers of family members; an art history essay by Gertrude Kantorowicz and a pamphlet of poetry from Theresienstadt; genealogies; and a manuscript on Simon Kaliphari of Posen; manuscript by Kaete Ledermann, A Memorial of Angi ("Esther") Kantorowicz, c. 1904-1944, 1954, including transcript compiled by Guenther Roth.



Photos of Kantorowicz and of family members.



Papers of Richard Kandt (1867-1918), an African explorer and, from 1908-1914, administrator of Ruanda: poems, letters, maps, and obituaries.



Addenda: Original lectures by Kantorowicz. Photocopies for reader service.



The following individuals and families are mentioned in this collection: Curtius, Ernst R.; Edelstein, Ludwig; Flexner, Bernhard; Frankfurter, Felix; Giesey, Ralph; Hook, Sidney; Hutchins, Robert Maynard; Kaliphari family; Kaliphari, Simon; Kandt, Richard; Kandt, Richard; Kantorowicz, Angela (Angi, Esther); Kantorowicz, Gertrude; Kitzinger, Ernst; Ledermann, Kaete; Lieeschuetz, Hans; Mommsen, Theodor; Nef, John Ulric; Riezler, Kurt; Rothfels, Hans; Saxl, Fritz; Schramm, Percy Ernst; Sproul, Edward; Tellenbach, Gerd; Tillich, Paul; Tolman, Edward; Waddell, Helen; Warren, Earl; Weigert, Stanley.
Dates: 1908-1982

Esslinger Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4991
Overview This collection contains genealogical information and documents related to the Esslinger, Bloch, and Leib families from Württemberg, Konstanz and Zurich, as well as Isidor Esslinger who immigrated to the US State of Indiana in the 1850s.
Dates: 1838-1981

Eva Lesser Stricks Collection

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Identifier: AR 10582 / MF 1043
Overview The collection consists of official papers, documenting the life of Eva Lesser Stricks, of her parents and her husband from Berlin via Shanghai to Cincinnati.
Dates: 1939-1997

Ex Libris Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25017
Overview Scores of bookplates.
Dates: [unknown]

Felsenstein Family Collection

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Identifier: AR 6900 / MF 828
Overview Xerox of family tree; Manuscript by Ernest S. Felsenstein "Introduction to the history of the descendants of Abraham Felsenstein 1813-1885" (1973, 70 typed pages, English)
Dates: 1854-

Fred W. Lessing Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2235 / MF 483
Overview Family documents, correspondence, genealogical tables, memoirs, photographs
Dates: 1800-1963

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