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Arthur and Vally Feigl Collection
This collection documents Arthur and Vally Feigl of Vienna, Prague, and New York, and their family.
Brüder Böhm Company Collection
The Brüder Böhm Company Collection includes materials documenting the operations of the company that was involved in the production of hats and had plants in Vienna, Austria and Neutitschein, Czechoslovakia (now Nový Jicín, Czech Republic). There is also a small amount of personal materials pertaining to the lives of the owners of the company, the brothers Joseph and Victor Böhm and their cousin Richard Böhm, as well as some other members of the Böhm family.
Edith Burian Family Collection
This collection holds material related to Anna Perlmann, a German physician who worked in Israel at the Women’s Prison in Bethlehem, Israel; Edith Burian (née Muenz) from Austria who lived in a Kibbutz before immigrating to the U.S.; as well as material pertaining to family members and friends of Edith Burian. The collection includes correspondence, documents related to restitution payments, and photographs.
Elisabeth Lederer Collection.
Elizabeth W. Trahan Collection
The Elizabeth W. Trahan Collection documents the personal and professional life of Elizabeth Welt Trahan, who was active as a scholar and writer and taught for several years at various universities in the U.S. Her autobiographical materials, such as her diary, reflect her personal view on Vienna, Austria during World War II. Other papers include personal documents, correspondence, a diary and other autobiographical manuscripts.
Frances and Gustave Kauders Family Collection
The Frances and Gustave Kauders Family Collection holds the papers of this couple, as well as of members of the Kauders family, and correspondence from the Schostal family. Topics found in the collection include the immigration of Frances and Gustave Kauders, some details of their early lives as expressed in family correspondence, and the failed emigration and subsequent deportation of members of the Schostal family. The collection includes family correspondence, official and educational documents, and correspondence with official agencies regarding immigration and restitution with related documentation.
Fred Herz Family Collection
This collection contains correspondence, documents and photographs pertaining to the life of Fred Herz, his family and his wife's family, the Weinrebs. In particular there are several albums of family photographs ranging over the span of nearly a century.
Gersuny Family Collection
The collection consists of papers of the members of the Gersuny family form Teplitz, Bohemia (now Teplice, Czech Republic). It documents the history of the family, their involvement with real estate, trading, and other types of business. Included here are business records, financial records, personal and business correspondence, vital documents, and personal documents.
Gertrud Kurth Collection
The Gertrud Kurth Collection consists of material related to Gertrud Kurth and her family members. This collection has over 5 linear feet, and includes personal documents, correspondence and manuscripts. The last 3 linear feet of the collection contain photographs, photograph negatives and slides.
Greta Bayer Family Collection
This collection contains certificates, vital documents, letters of recommendation, military documents, emigration documents, and photographs related to Greta Bayer's father, Friedrich Stux (born 1888), and her stepfather, Wilhelm Freud (1887-1966).
Hanna Kunz Family Collection
This collection describes the restitution appeals made by Hanna Kunz and Czeczowiczka family members. In addition, it includes a small amount of personal papers detailing the family history as well as some personal correspondence. Other material includes copies of official documents and application forms and accompanying papers that provide details on the family's properties in Bartošovice and Vienna.
Jacob Jacobson Collection
Records of several Jewish communities assembled by Jacob Jacobson.
Joseph Hirsch Collection
The Joseph Hirsch Collection contains papers of the Hirsch family and other related families and documents gathered during genealogical research. There is correspondence concerning his research, as well as family trees and information about Schaffa, the town where Joseph Hirsch's fathers' family came from.
Kirby Kantor Fuchs Family Collection
The Kirby Kantor Fuchs Collection consists of the papers of Fred and Lisa Kirby and their family members in the Kantor, Fuchs, Mahrer, and Schüssler families. Most of the collection consists of the official documents of the family members, along with restitution correspondence, and details the family members' early lives in Europe and their later emigrations to England and the United States. The collection includes many official documents, restitution correspondence, family photographs, educational and professional papers, some genealogical research, and other papers.
Lowell Loewenthal Family Collection
This collection contains materials related to Steven Lowell (born Loewenthal) and his ancestors. It includes historical family documents, genealogical research, and photographs, as well as files concerning Lowell’s efforts at gaining restitution from the Austrian government.
Stern and Fantl Families Collection
This collection documents the Stern and Fantl families of Vienna, Austria from the mid-nineteenth century through 1980. Materials include personal correspondence, vital records (birth and marriage certificates), immigration and naturalization records, education records, passports, legal papers, contracts of sale for family property, photographs, poems, and Erwin Stern’s personal account of imprisonment in Dachau.
Weichert Family Collection
This collection contains the personal papers of Vienna lawyer Joachim David Weichert, his wife Käthe, and their son Hans (later John). The family immigrated to the United States in 1938. Included are education records, military records, official documents, medical records, emigration records, photographs, and prints of painted portraits.
- Correspondence 14
- Official documents 10
- Photographs 10
- Emigration and immigration 6
- Legal documents 6
- Restitution 6
- Clippings (information artifacts) 5
- Genealogical tables 5
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 5
- Jewish families 4
- Manuscripts (documents) 4
- New York (N.Y.) 4
- Berlin (Germany) 3
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 3
- Austria 2
- Austria -- History -- Anschluss, 1938 2
- Czechoslovakia 2
- England 2
- Jewish women authors 2 + ∧ less
- German 15
- Hebrew 4
- French 3
- Yiddish 3
- Hungarian 2
- Italian 2
- Polish 2
- Slovak 2
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Danish 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Latin 1
- Norwegian 1
- Portuguese 1
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 1
- Russian 1 + ∧ less
- Herz family 2
- Allen, Mathilde, 1912-2004 1
- Allen, Stanley, 1916-1989 1
- Allgemeiner Entschädigungsfonds für Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Austria) 1
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 1
- Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. Heer 1
- Barkatt, Inge 1
- Bayer, Greta, 1922- 1
- Bodenheimer, Max, 1865-1940 1
- Bohm, Henry V., 1929- 1
- Brandenburg, Alexander 1
- Breslauer, Bernhard 1
- Brückner, Jenny 1
- Brüder Böhm 1
- Brüderverein, Gnesen 1
- Burian, Edith, 1924-2017 1
- Burian, Kurt 1
- Böhm, Joseph, 1892- 1
- Böhm, Richard, 1890- 1
- Böhm, Victor, 1889- 1 + ∧ less