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The John D. Schiff Collection contains both photographic prints and negatives of John D. and Trude Schiff’s photography careers. The subjects are predominantly portraits of artists and their works. Highlights include portraits of Ludwig Bemelmans and his Madeline illustrations, as well as photographic prints of Marcel Duchamp's Twine installation. and many other photographs of works of art.
This collection contains personal papers of the Glanz and Hacker family members. Included are materials related to the education, emigration, marriage, and career of photographer Jakob Glanz, his brother Heinrich Glancz, and his son-in-law Emil Hacker. A written interview with Gertrude Hacker née Glanz is also included.
This collection documents the professional and personal lives of John (Hans) and Trude Schiff, with emphasis on John Schiff's career as a professional photographer. Although the greater part of the collection focuses on his photography, the collection additionally holds papers pertaining to the Schiffs' immigration, legal and financial papers pertaining to restitution from Germany, documentation of Trude Schiff's early medical career, and personal correspondence and photographs. Aside from the preponderance of photographs, the collection holds letters, address books, exhibit catalogs, and official documents, and a few clippings.
This collection documents the personal life and professional career of art director, editor, and photographer Kurt Safranski (1890-1964), who co-founded the photo agency Black Star in 1935. The collection also includes information about the career and life of Kurt’s daughter, Tina Fredericks-Koch, née Safranski (1922-2015), who worked as an art director for magazines and in real estate.
This collection consists of the personal and professional documents of the dermatologist Max Wolf as well as personal documents of other members of the family, including his wife Margareta Wolf. The collection encompasses official and professional documents, copies of correspondence, photographs and articles and educational certificates.
This collection contains materials related to restitution claims made by dancer and photographer Peter Paz as well as personal correspondence of his grandmother Magdalene Goldmann and mother Dorothea Goldmann. Born in Berlin and orphaned when his mother was imprisoned and killed at Ravensbrueck in 1944, Paz survived a concentration camp as a child. He later lived in Israel, New York, and Nice, France, where he died in 2001.
- Correspondence 5
- Photographers 5
- New York (N.Y.) 4
- Photographs 4
- Photography 3
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 3
- Articles 2
- Artists 2
- Berlin (Germany) 2
- Black-and-white photographs 2
- Clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Emigration and immigration 2
- Negatives (photographs) 2
- Vienna (Austria) 2
- Address books 1
- Art and photography 1
- Australia 1
- Brochures 1
- Business records 1 + ∧ less
- Chinese 1
- French 1
- Hebrew 1
- Schiff, John, 1907-1976 2
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 1
- Bemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962 1
- Busoni, Rafaello, 1900-1962 1
- Dreier, Katherine S. (Katherine Sophie), 1877-1952 1
- Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968 1
- Fraser, James H. (James Howard), 1934-2013 1
- Fredericks-Koch, Tina, 1922-2015 1
- Glancz, Heinrich, 1884-1960 1
- Glanz, Jakob, 1882-1948 1
- Goldmann, Dorothea, 1900-1944 1
- Göring, Albert, 1895- 1
- Hacker, Emil, 1911-1977 1
- Hacker, Gertrude, 1920- 1
- Langer family 1
- Paz, Peter, 1937-2001 1
- Ravensbrück (Concentration camp) 1
- Schiff, Trude, 1907- 1
- Szafranski, Anna, 1864-1956 1
- Szafranski, Kurt, 1890- 1 + ∧ less