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Identifier: AR 4861 / MF 613
Overview Extensive collection of genealogical information, family trees, manuscripts, and clippings on Swabian Jewish communities, with a special focus on the Jewish community in Laupheim.
Identifier: AR 7262 / MF 490 / MF 485
Overview The John H. E. Fried Collection contains legal briefs prepared by Fried as a legal consultant to the Nuremberg Tribunal. Manuscripts, legal briefs, clippings, offprints, and memoranda by Fried, Justice Robert Jackson, John J. McCloy and others, cover a range of topics including war crimes, National Socialism, international law, and human rights. The collection contains proceedings of war crimes trials, in particular those of the Nuremberg Tribunal. Also of interest are drafts and research notes by Fried for books on human rights and international justice.
Identifier: LBIJER 119
Overview The collection holds materials by and pertaining to the writer Josef Kastein (1890-1946).
Dates: undated, ca. 1930-1988
Identifier: AR 3097 / MF 775
Overview Wedding songs and other celebratory writings as well as school and business materials pertaining to the extended family of Joseph Fraenkel, Berlin
Identifier: AR 1596
Overview The collection consists of published sermons and speeches by Joseph Lehmann in folder 2, as well as obituaries for him by the Jewish Reform Congregation in Berlin in folder 1.
Identifier: AR 25315 / MF 861
Dates: 1882-1994; Majority of material found in 1920-1940
Identifier: AR 7288 / MF 900
Overview Photos, clippings, manuscripts, program posters, correspondence, ID's, of Joseph and Adrienne Willner. There are ID cards regarding his work in C.I.C. - Headquarters Command USFA in Vienna, as well as pamphlets on magic tricks, lecture scripts on hypnosis, various scripts for theater plays, and notes and clippings on the death of Joe Willner, the magician.
Identifier: AR 11041
Overview The collection contains questionnaires I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute. Included are photocopies of correspondence and official documents pertaining to Walter Schwarz’s imprisonment in the Dachau concentration camp; as well as various materials, such as photocopies of vital records and emigration papers pertaining to Josephine Zwirn’s second husband, Otto Zwirn; and photocopies of photographs of Josephine’s parents, Karl and Hilda Schindler.
Identifier: AR 25384 / MF 1036
Overview Various materials pertaining mainly to Joshua Plaut’s father, Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, and to Joshua Plaut’s grandfather, Rabbi Jonas Plaut. In addition there are 11 homemade videos of reunions and celebrations of various members of the Plaut family. Included is also some family correspondence of Rabbi Walter Plaut and Hadassah Yanich Plaut, as well as some genealogical research into ancestors of the Yanich family.
Identifier: DM 317
Overview These are pages from the original family register of the town of Zaberfeld in the district of Heilbronn in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, recording the households of Jewish families from the mid-1800s to the 1930s. Mentioned are the names and dates of male and female members of the households; the names of their respective parents; and the households’ children.
Dates: circa 1850 - 1939
Identifier: AR 2044
Overview Various materials from and about the Jewish Theological Seminary in Breslau, including manuscripts, publications and photographs.
Identifier: DM 309
Overview Materials by and about the opera soprano Judith Sander, including original documents, clippings, photographs and sound recordings.
Identifier: AR 2594
Overview A nearly complete collection of programs, circulars, and other printed matter of the Kulturbund, Hamburg, from 1934 to 1938. Also a collection of newspaper clippings, many of them about the Reichsverband der juedischen Kulturbuende for the same period.
Identifier: AR 3586 / MF 1114
Overview The collection documents the lives of members of the Picard, Dreyfuss, Epstein and Kahn families in Alsace/Lorraine (now France) and Baden.
Identifier: AR 5867
Overview The collection contains statements by and about Julius Streicher from the time of the Nuremberg trials, 1945-46. Also included are items that had belonged to Streicher.
Identifier: AR 5820 / MF 917
Overview School documents; reports; photos. Letters from World War I (Feldpostbriefe). Diaries from World War I
Identifier: AR 6865
Overview This collection contains the proceedings of the 1. Allgemeiner Jüdischer Studententag (First Jewish Students’ Conference: Vienna, Austria: 1919), as well as two speeches delivered on the 50th anniversary of the student Zionist association Kadimah (1933) and an exchange of letters regarding the unseating of Weizmann as head of the Zionist World Organization.
Identifier: AR 11983
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence from Gertrude M. Meyer (Porto Alegre, Brasil) to Prof. Robert E. Lerner pertaining to the Kantorowicz family from Posen, Jan. 2002-[Dec.] 2005.
Identifier: AR 6328 / MF 893
Overview The collection contains documents (birth and death certificates, diplomas, wills, etc.) and correspondence related to the Kristeller and Kappel families. One section deals with Hans Kristeller's collection of materials related to Jacques Offenbach. There is extensive documentation about him sending the collection to the US in 1937 and trying to sell it there. The fate of the collection is unknown.
Identifier: LBIJER 208
Overview Various items pertaining to Karl Wolfskehl.
Dates: undated, 1936-1969
Identifier: AR 6217
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence from Fanni Blatny, née Klein in England to her niece Alice Jaffé, née Rice in Maryland. Also included are correspondence and immigration documents pertaining to the extended Klein family. There are explanatory notes by Alice Jaffé throughout the collection.
Dates: 1938-1990; Majority of material found in 1945-1949
Identifier: AR 5317 / MF 867
Overview The collection contains photocopies from the National Archives of the proceedings of the Military Government Court in the case of the Buchenwald concentration camp. The bulk consists of Konrad Morgen's testimonies against Karl Koch, the SS commandant of Buchenwald.
Identifier: AR 25881
Overview The collection contains Ewald Schmidt’s transcript of his World War One diary (photocopy) and the original, accompanying photo album. Also included are two addenda.
Identifier: AR 10738 / MF 504
Overview The bulk of this collection documents the efforts of Kurt Kleinmann, an Austrian Jewish refugee in Switzerland to immigrate to the United States and the help he is offered by his distant cousin Helen Kleinman, a US citizen in New York City: because of Helen's official promise to marry Kurt, he could get out of Europe after struggling with the bureaucracy for more than seven months.
Dates: 1917-1998; Majority of material found in 1938-1939
Identifier: AR 7066 / MF 608
Overview This collection contains materials related to Kurt Hirschfeld and others concerning the theater, plays, director's scripts, photos, and set designs.
Identifier: AR 4776
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of microfilmed copies of articles pertaining to aspects of the Georg Kareski affair. All articles carry comments by Kurt Ball-Kaduri. Originals are at the Yad Vashem archives.
Identifier: AR 4061 / MF 476
Overview This collection contains personal documents, correspondence, manuscripts, and newspaper essays by Kurt Kersten.
Identifier: AR 3100
Overview The collection holds materials pertaining to the physician and musician Kurt Singer, including some of his musical writings; reviews of his books; correspondence, including letters from Max Friedlaender, Wilhelm Furtwaengler, and Siegfried Ochs, and others. Also included are papers of Kurt Singer’s father, the Hungarian-born Moritz Singer, who served as rabbi in Koblenz, including letters from Helmuth von Moltke and Duke Friedrich I of Baden; and documents from his studies at the universities of Berlin and Jena, including a thesis, as well as academic reports signed by Moritz Lazarus, Heymann Steinthal, and Theodor Mommsen.
Identifier: LBIJER 320
Overview The file contains various documents pertaining to Kurt Singer.
Dates: undated, 1919-1980
- Subject: Archival materials X
- Leo Baeck Institute 397
- American Jewish Historical Society 9
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 1
- Manuscripts (documents) 154
- Photographs 142
- Correspondence 120
- Genealogical tables 67
- Clippings (information artifacts) 61
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 61
- Berlin (Germany) 56
- Vienna (Austria) 46
- Publications (documents) 40
- Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany 37
- World War, 1914-1918 33
- Jewish families 30
- United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century 30
- Jews -- Germany -- Genealogy 28
- Austria 26
- Jews -- Germany -- History 26
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 25
- Genealogy 24
- Palestine -- Emigration and immigration 23 ∧ less
- German 281
- English 97
- Hebrew 30
- French 13
- Yiddish 7
- Spanish; Castilian 5
- Latin 4
- Czech 3
- Russian 2
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
- Hungarian 1
- Japanese 1
- Polish 1
- Portuguese 1
- Swedish 1
- Undetermined 1 ∧ less
- Leo Baeck Institute 70
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 18
- Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 12
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 11
- B'nai B'rith 5
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 5
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 5
- Jüdische Gemeinde zu Berlin 5
- Jüdischer Kulturbund 5
- Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden 5
- Rosenzweig, Franz, 1886-1929 5
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 4
- Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 4
- Council of Jews from Germany 4
- Gurs (Concentration camp) 4
- Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany) 4
- Keren Hayesod 4
- Moses, Siegfried, 1887- 4
- Reichsbund Jüdischer Frontsoldaten 4
- Reichsvertretung der Juden in Deutschland 4 ∧ less