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The Leo Wolff Collection consists of personal documents of Leo Wolff and of papers pertaining to the organizations and communities in which he was engaged. Prominent topics are his work for Jewish communities in Germany and the negative influence of Zionism. The documents include biographical articles, family history articles, newspaper issues and clippings, minutes, correspondence, newsletters, notes, and by-laws.
The collection contains various materials pertaining to Ludwig Tietz, collected by Gustav Horn.
This collection consists mainly of the diaries of Zionist Martin Hauser. Born in Berlin in 1913, Hauser emigrated to Palestine in 1933. He volunteered for the Royal Air Force during World War II and was involved in the liberation of Dachau. In addition to his diaries from 1929-1951, the collection includes speeches, Zionist circulars, and military reports.
In this memorial article, Herzfeld offers deep insight into the problems and the predicament for German Jews from 1933 to 1938. He especially describes the creation and the work of “Reichsvertretung der deutschen Juden”, the new organization for German Jews, facing the Nazi-regime.
This collection contains materials by and about Ofra Core, her husband David Uriel Core, and her father-in-law, the noted German-Jewish and Israeli philosopher Hugo Bergmann (1883-1975). The collection contains correspondence from Hugo Bergmann as well as other materials about him and his family. Materials by Ofra and David Core are also found in this collection, and include a photo album, material about the Japanese religious group Mayuka, and some of Ofra's professional materials from her career as a records manager for the United Nations.
This collection consists of material pertaining to Pinchas E. Rosenbluth (1906-1985).
This collection contains the papers of the historian Raphael Straus. Mainly consisting of research material, the collection holds typescripts and manuscripts, a galley, articles, reviews, and, above all, archival notes and research notes. In addition, there is also the correspondence of Raphael Straus.
The file contains various documents relating to Recha Freier and her activities in Youth Aliyah in Germany.
The file contains various documents pertaining to the educational activity of the Reich Representation of German Jews (Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden) and comprises six folders.
The file contains various materials pertaining to the religious Zionist youth movements Esra (עזרא) and Zeire Misrachi (צעירי מזרחי, ברית תורה ועבודה) in Germany, and comprises two folders.
Folder I contains the following: Personal documents of Moshe Liwni/Robert Weiss: his doctoral certificate, business cards, and a CV. One letter addressed to him. Four published works written by Liwni,. and four (copies of) essays and notes written by him, as well as two unpublished plays. Folder II contains a list of essays he wrote and several newspaper articles written by him.
The collection contains 181 letters and 29 photographs. It consists mainly of family correspondence, primarily of letters from Robert Weltsch to his sister Lise [Elisabeth] Weltsch mostly from the years 1909 to 1919.
This collection's diary, personal dedications, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs pertain to the legacy of Robert Weltsch, an eminent journalist, editor, and Zionist. The collection also documents the lives of Robert Weltsch’s family members including his wife Martha and their children, Ruben and Shoshanah, and the implications of their Jewish heritage on their choice to emigrate to Palestine amid the rise of Nazi Germany.
The Rudolph Seiden Collection describes the life and work of Rudolph Seiden, who was a chemist and a Zionist activist. Included in this collection is personal and editorial correspondence regarding Judaism, Zionism, anti-Semitism and the proposed Jewish resettlement in Alaska in the 1930s. Unpublished manuscripts collected by Rudolph Seiden for the Foreign Authors’ Syndicate can be found in this collection as well as autographs from Max Brod, Lujo Brentano, Franz Oppenheimer, Erich Muehsam, Arthur Schnitzler and Otto Warburg.
The first folder contains a two part typescript by Salomon Samuel, a reflection on the period of Jewish emancipation (5600-5700, i.e. circa 1840 to 1938) titled "5600-5700. Rueckblick auf ein Jahrhundert juedischer Weltenaera". In the first part (27 pp.) Samuel describes the historical events from the so called "Damascus affair" (1840) to the Évian Conference (1938), in the second part titled "Religioese und geistesgeschichtliche Entwicklung" (179 pp.) the Jewish religious and intellectual developments in the Era of emancipation.
The second folder contains a photocopied typescript titled "Einfuehrung", the introduction to Samuel's "Ein Lehrbuch juedischer Religion" (published in 1930) and a biographical article by Samuel's son Jochanan Samuel (1901-1976) titled "Rabbiner Dr. Salomon Samuel" published in: Muenster am Hellweg. 6/9 (June, 1978). pp. 81-88.
The collection consists of 6 boxes and 46 folders.
The collection contains documentation of the Sonneborn family, particularly Leo Sonneborn and his wife Settie; Siegmund Sonneborn; as well as photographs of Line Speyer née Sonneborn’s family.
- Correspondence 46
- Zionism 33
- Manuscripts (documents) 27
- Clippings (information artifacts) 21
- Photographs 16
- Archival materials 15
- Palestine -- Emigration and immigration 12
- Zionism -- Germany 9
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 7
- Notes (documents) 6
- Vienna (Austria) 6
- Berlin (Germany) 5
- Emigration and immigration 5
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 5
- Israel 5
- Jews, German 5
- New York (N.Y.) 5
- Official documents 5
- Palestine 5
- Youth movements -- Germany 5 + ∧ less
- German 46
- English 28
- Hebrew 21
- French 7
- Yiddish 6
- Spanish; Castilian 4
- Italian 2
- Arabic 1
- Czech 1
- Hungarian 1
- Polish 1
- Russian 1
- Undetermined 1 + ∧ less
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 9
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 5
- Blau-Weiss (Youth movement) 4
- Brod, Max, 1884-1968 4
- Herzl, Theodor, 1860-1904 4
- Simon, Ernst 4
- Tramer, Hans 4
- Weltsch, Robert 4
- Bergman, Samuel Hugo, 1883-1975 3
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 3
- Irgun ʻole Merkaz Eropah 3
- Jewish Agency for Israel 3
- Kartell Jüdischer Verbindungen 3
- Mizrachi 3
- Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden 3
- Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942 3
- Adler-Rudel, S. (Shalom), 1894-1975 2
- Bahad 2
- Council of Jews from Germany 2
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 2 + ∧ less