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Hans Capell collection
The collection contains original and copied documents of Blau Weiss activities in Germany.
Hans Eltzbacher Collection
Financial, business, and personal papers of the Eltzbacher family and related families, including correspondence, architectural plans, financial ledgers, wills and testaments, clippings, and eulogies; of particular interest is the business correspondence of Count Aloys zu Kaunitz-Rietberg with the banker Jacob Loeb Eltzbacher (1758-1825), who was based in Neuenkirchen, Westphalia, along with supporting documents and records; material on the career of the lawyer Carl Eltzbacher (1854-1936), including clippings on his candidacy to the Cologne city council in 1903 and correspondence, including a letter from Konrad Adenauer.
Hans Morgenthau Collection
The first part of the collection (Series 1 = Personal documents) contains personal and official documents such as certificates, student and fraternity papers, visas, and affidavits. Furthermore, the collection includes the Spanish-American correspondence concerning the attempt to retrieve the Morgenthaus’ belongings from Spain. (The Morgenthaus lived in Spain from 1935 to 1937 and they left Spain at the beginning of the civil war.) The second part of the collection (Series 2 = Correspondence) consists of personal and official correspondence, including letters by family, friends and colleagues to Hans or Irma Morgenthau, as well as letters by the Morgenthaus themselves.
Hans Schaeffer-Eckhard Wandel Collection
Material collected by Wandel for his biography of Hans Schaeffer, including recollections of Schaeffer by contemporaries and associates; clippings, reviews concerning Schaeffer and his work; photocopies of excerpts from Schaeffer's diaries and of reports and memoranda he wrote.
Harry Alderman Collection
Folder 1 contains a 1617 legal brief from the city of Frankfurt to the Holy Roman Emperor concerning the openings of Jewish stores outside of the Ghetto. The brief has 168 pages, which include supporting documents.
Hebrew Hammer (Film) Records
The Hebrew Hammer was a 2003 movie written and directed by Jonathan Kesselman and starring Adam Goldberg as the Hebrew Hammer. The collection contains production notes, copies of the set design, and several props from the movie.
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) Records
The records of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, now known as HIAS, comprise much of the history of HIAS through the second half of the 20th century, primarily through the files created by leadership based in the New York headquarters. Since the 1880s HIAS has worked with immigrants and refugees to help them emigrate legally from their home countries to safe resettlement in the United States and elsewhere, and they continue this work today. The records focus on files of the Executive Directors, including James P. Rice, Gaynor I. Jacobson and Karl D. Zukerman, and other material created by executive staff and by the Board of Directors. Also of importance is the work of the HIAS United States Operations Department in the New York office, handling the everyday details of immigration documentation, migration issues and resettlement activities in connection with communities throughout the United States, and in coordination with HIAS staff in overseas offices and the other departments in New York and Washington, D.C. In addition, more than 1100 files of legacy photographs have been digitized as part of this project and made accessible online.
Hedi Levenback Collection
Handwritten notebooks with recipes, knitting and sewing patterns, cookbooks; index cards of recipes in Box.
Heinrich Strauss Collection
The collection contains various documents pertaining to Heinrich Strauss and comprises five folders.
Heinz Katzenstein Family Collection
Correspondence from family members to Heinz Katzenstein in Gelsenkirchen and New York, 1933; travel and emigration documents, 1933-1939, including correspondence with freight forwarders and menues of S.S. Bremen; memorabilia related to 25th anniversary of Katzenstein & Co in Gelsenkirchen, 1928; correspondence with and clippings and other information about former classmates; correspondence regarding social security claims in Germany, 1981; photographs.
Heldenmuth Family Collection
Various original documents related to the Heldenmuth family, such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, passports, certificates. The majority of papers consists of Henry Heldenmuth's restitution files.
Helmut Lindt Collection
The collection contains correspondence, handwritten notes and manuscripts of Helmut Lindt. Also included is correspondence of Lindt’s cousin, Fritz Bernheim.
Henry Hans Politzer Collection
The collection contains Henry Politzer’s Questionnaire I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute. Also included are original documents pertaining to his father’s emigration from Austria in 1941.
Henry Herzog Collection
Miscellaneous materials pertaining to Ruth and Henry H. Herzog's families
Henry M. Shotland Collection
The bulk of the collection consists of musical scores and sheet music, both handwritten by Henry Shotland and printed works he collected. In addition, there is biographical collection compiled by Marianne Shotland and a picture of cantor Leo Kartschmaroff.
Henry Schwarzschild Collection
This collection contains a congratulatory letter honoring Dr. Friedrich Wilhelm Foerster on his 90th birthday in Folder 1; the letter is signed by German Jewish academics in Israel. Folder 2 contains a list of individual and organizational members of the Organizing Committee for the Expansion of the Jewish Agency in Germany, as of June 24, 1929 (photocopy). Folder 3 contains an obituary for Henry Schwarzschild, New York Times, June 4, 1996. Folder 4 contains a post card from Dorothee Andres to Henry Schwarzschild, and a program for Brown's Lake Resort, Burlington, Wisconsin.
A group photograph of ‘Verband der jüdischen Jugendvereine Deutschlands‘ including Martin Buber and his portrait photography, Munich in June 1930, have been removed to the LBI Photograph Collection.
Henry Weingartner Collection
Vital records; certificates; clippings; correspondence pertaining to Henry (Heinz) W. Weingartner
Henschel Family collection
Notebooks and other manuscripts, as well as some correspondence and one photograph pertaining to the Rosenfeld and Henschel families.
Herbert Owens Family Collection.
Diploma and licence for Oskar Weitzmann; photographs taken by Oskar Weitzmann, Herbert Owens' report about his emigration, Nazi and Olympic collectors cards, other photos.
Herbert Seeliger Collection
The Herbert Seeliger collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, photographs and clippings pertaining to Berlin’s Jewish community life. A large part documents Seeliger’s work on an extensive history of the Jews in Berlin.
Herman Muehlstein Foundation Records
The collection consists of the records of the Herman Muehlstein Foundation from 1947 to 2007. The Herman Muehlstein Foundation was a philanthropic organization that gave generously to educational institutes and agencies that supported Herman Muehlstein’s mission to improve the life and quality of young men and women in need of financial assistance. The Herman Muehlstein Foundation was established in 1947 and closed in 2005. The collection consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, legal papers, and grant proposals.
Hermann Baerwald Collection
Official documents, correspondence, diaries, lecture notes and other manuscripts (an autobiography), as well as eulogies, transcripts and published materials.
Hermann Cohen Collection
Hermann Fuernberg Collection
Correspondence and other materials on the Gildemeester Hilfskommittee including data gathered from potential immigrants.
Hermann L. Berlak Collection
The collection consists of copies of official documents; publications; correspondence with Kartell-Convent fraternity brothers; and a report about Berlak’s internment as an enemy alien in the English camp of Onchan on the Isle of Man.
Herta Marcuse and Rudolf Seegall Collection
The bulk of the collection contains vital records, professional papers, correspondence and photographs pertaining to the dentist Rudold Seegall and to the dental nurse and secretary Herta Marcuse during their common life in England.
Hertha Josias Family Collection
Collection of letters sent from Hertha Josias from Germany to her daughters Hannelore and Inge in Sweden; letters from Rosalie Selig.
Hesse Decrees Collection
Collection of decrees mainly related to the Jews of Hesse and Frankfurt am Main in particular.
High Commission for Refugees from Germany Collection
The collection consists of copies of correspondence on the placement of German refugees from the office of High Commissioner James G. McDonald with numerous refugee-aid organizations and prominent individuals as well as minutes of commission meetings, press releases, reports of commission subcommittees dealing with finances, passports, travel regulations and special problems of emigration by professionals.
Hilde Moses Collection
Vital records and other personal documents and certificates pertaining to Josef Dahl and his wife Frieda née Frank. Also included are school-, military-, and financial papers of Frieda’s father Hermann Frank, in addition to 3 marriage certificates for members of the Frank and Dahl families: Hermann Frank and Philippina Kahn, 1885; Bertha Blum and Nathan Kahn, 1892; and Josef Dahl and Frieda Kahn, 1919.
- Subject: Archival materials X
- Leo Baeck Institute 439
- American Jewish Historical Society 9
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 4
- Manuscripts (documents) 180
- Photographs 159
- Correspondence 149
- Clippings (information artifacts) 74
- Genealogical tables 69
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 62
- Berlin (Germany) 61
- Vienna (Austria) 49
- Jewish families 41
- Publications (documents) 41
- Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany 37
- World War, 1914-1918 34
- Jews -- Germany -- History 31
- United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century 31
- Jews -- Germany -- Genealogy 29
- Palestine -- Emigration and immigration 29
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 28
- Austria 26
- Genealogy 25 + ∧ less
- German 351
- English 134
- Hebrew 58
- French 25
- Yiddish 10
- Spanish; Castilian 7
- Latin 5
- Russian 5
- Portuguese 4
- Chinese 3
- Czech 3
- Japanese 3
- Polish 3
- Dutch; Flemish 2
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 2
- Italian 2
- Swedish 2
- Danish 1
- Germanic languages 1
- Hungarian 1 + ∧ less
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 18
- Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 12
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 11
- Jüdischer Kulturbund 8
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 6
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 6
- Jüdische Gemeinde zu Berlin 6
- Rosenzweig, Franz, 1886-1929 6
- Rothschild, Eli 6
- B'nai B'rith 5
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 5
- Gurs (Concentration camp) 5
- Moses, Siegfried, 1887- 5
- Pinner, Ludwig 5
- Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden 5
- Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 4
- Blau-Weiss (Youth movement) 4
- Council of Jews from Germany 4
- Jewish Agency for Palestine 4
- Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany) 4 + ∧ less