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Identifier: AR 25668
Overview The collections contains two variously annotated typescripts of Eric Werner’s book ‘A voice still heard : the sacred songs of the Ashkenazic Jews’, New York, G. Schirmer, 1978. Also included are various related materials as well as the correspondence between Eric Werner and Fred Grubel at the Leo Baeck Institute.
Identifier: AR 5790 / MF 868
Overview Genealogical information and family trees on various families
Identifier: AR 29
Overview The collection contains original autographs as well as photocopied correspondence by Rabbi Abraham Geiger. Also included are a family tree of the Geiger family and a photograph.
Overview In this letter to Judah L. Hackenburg of Philadelphia, Bernal writes of his efforts to secure a teaching position in Louisville, KY and mentions a Jewish seminary in Louisville "with 30 to 40 pupils."
Dates: Sept. 5, 1850
Found in: American Jewish Historical Society
Identifier: AR 10514 / MF 502
Overview The collection holds original documents pertaining to the personal, academic and professional life of Dr. Hermann Achtentuch. Also included are documents pertaining to his wife Paula née Kohn, and to their son, Herbert Achtentuch.
Identifier: AR 11037
Overview Questionnaire I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute; photocopies of various materials, such as education records, emigration papers, and photographs pertaining to Albert Aaron Feldmann.
Identifier: AR 3111 / MF 850
Overview Correspondence of Albert Salomon, manuscripts, course outlines, photos
Identifier: AR 4187 / MF 459
Overview This collection contains materials written and/or collected by Alex Bernstein. Most is focused on the Jewish communities in Westphalia and in particular the town of Hoexter. Genealogical information is featured throughout, including a history of the Eichengruen family.
Identifier: AR 3641
Overview The collection contains documents pertaining to the textile company “A. Fleischer KG” in Reichenbach im Eulengebirge in Silesia (today Dzierżoniów, Poland) and about the Fleischer family.
Identifier: AR 3245 / MF 461
Overview The collection contains numerous personal papers, manuscripts and correspondence with explorers and geographers. The personal papers follow Philippson’s career as professor in Bonn and in Halle.
Identifier: AR 4871
Overview The collection holds Alfred Rieser’s family tree and his correspondence, documenting his genealogical research. Also included are photocopies of older official documents, illustrating the family tree.
Identifier: AR 7107 / MF 810
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of Alfred Schirokauer writings in form of manuscripts novels and shorter works, and newspaper serializations. There is also a small amount of correspondence with publishers, as well as a few personal items.
Identifier: AR 3875 / MF 1044
Overview Professional and vital certificates, diplomas, honors, awards, and essays on feminism and social work.
Identifier: AR 10847 / MF 604
Overview The collection contains original and photocopied documents about the Meinungen, Herzfeld and associated families as well as marriage contracts and divorce papers for Anna and Julius Woog.
Identifier: AR 25226 / MF 916
Overview Collection of clippings, flyers and other materials related to the Saarland: It also contains correspondence with the ‘Saar-Verein’ / ‘Verein der Saarlaender’ in both Germany and New York, concerning the occupation of the area by Britain and France after World War I, and the return of the area officially to Germany in 1935.
Identifier: AR 10411
Overview The collection holds Anny Bernstein’s correspondence, which she received from her family in Vienna, Austria and other places, while living in New York. Also included is an offprint with an article about Ann’s husband Frank Zwillinger (1909-1989).
Dates: 1916-1996; Majority of material found in 1939-1941
Identifier: AR 6318
Overview 43 original, handwritten letters in Judeo-German, written by Anselm Marum mostly in Sobernheim to Sara Marcus in Kreuznach and in Hüffelsheim during their long courtship, 1829 to 1842.
Identifier: AR 3095
Overview Works by and about the writer Antoinette von Kahler.
Identifier: AR 2920
Overview This collection consists primarily of clippings and other published materials, amassed to illustrate the family trees of the Arnholds and related families, thus providing a picture of their activities as bankers, collectors, and public benefactors. Emphasis is given to the bank’s retirement plan, ’Gebrüder Arnholdscher Pensionsverein’ and to the art collector Eduard Arnhold and his foundation, Deutsche Akademie Rom Villa Massimo. Of special interest is a handwritten account about Kurt Arnhold’s escape from Germany to Holland in circa 1938.
Dates: 1830-1987; Majority of material found in 1920s-1930s
Identifier: AR 4314 / MF 947
Overview Manuscripts and clippings of poetry, and of music and literary criticism; photos of artwork by Nadel; a transcript of Nadel's diaries from 1941-1942; publications about Nadel; inventory of the papers of Nadel which are held by the Jewish National and University Library, Jerusalem; and various unrelated material. Photocopies of manuscripts "Der weissagende Dionysos," vol. 1: "Mythen," 199 pages; vol. 2: "Goetter," 205 pages; "Die Mysterien. Der Gang des Eingeweihten," 171 pages. Transcript of speech by Arno Nadel attempting to present the traits of "Jewish music". Musical score; lecture by Nadel on Jewish Music (in shorthand). : Correspondence 1940-1942.
Identifier: AR 5610
Overview Various archival materials pertaining mainly to the banking firm Gebrüder Arons as well as to Paul Arons, his wife Gertrud née Bleichröder, and to his father Albert Arons. Also mentioned are members of the related Arons, Bleichröder, Goldschmidt and Salomon families.
Identifier: AR 4313 / MF 863
Overview Manuscripts; photo; plaque; obituary
Identifier: AR 2871
Overview The collection contains Lilienthal’s 1924 doctoral diploma from the University of Heidelberg. Also included is a photograph of Lilienthal’s portrait at about age 40 by the artist Colin.
Identifier: AR 10706 / MF 911
Overview Original music manuscripts; scores, and personal letters and journals of Arthur Willner.
Identifier: AR 348
Overview The collection contains a wide assortment of correspondence and photographs from actors, authors, musicians and others.
Identifier: AR 25003 / MF 872
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence and photos. The voluminous correspondence saved by the Axelrads mostly deals with professional elaborations between former colleagues and friends, who had scattered to the farthest corners of the globe to escape the Hitler regime and so we have letters (to or from) Australia, South-America, Palestine, and of course the United States. In some instances we gain a faithly accurate picture of the living conditions in the countries of exile. Remarkably well drawn are the descriptions of Marseille, Cuba (both by Alice Laqueur), of Palestine, and most noteworthy, the odyssee of Leontine Axelrad.
Identifier: AR 7219 / MF 501
Overview Correspondence, clippings, reports, memos and other office papers
Identifier: AR 138 / MF 1110
Overview Government decrees, reports, manuscripts, clippings and other materials pertaining to Jewish communities in Baden (Germany)
Identifier: MF 73 / MF 122
Overview Microfilms with copies from the Hirsch Collection at the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.
Identifier: AR 3185
Overview Much of the collection consists of photocopies and reproductions of documents, photographs, and artworks pertaining to various branches of the Beer-Meyerbeer family. The collection also contains several family trees and histories going back as far as 1677.
- Subject: Archival materials X
- Leo Baeck Institute 359
- American Jewish Historical Society 10
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 13
- Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 10
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 8
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 5
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 4
- Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 4
- Berliner Tageblatt. 4
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 4
- Gurs (Concentration camp) 4
- Jüdischer Kulturbund 4
- Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany) 4
- Reichsbund Jüdischer Frontsoldaten 4
- Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden 4
- United States. Army 4
- Berliner family 3
- Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 3
- B’nai B’rith 3
- Drancy (Concentration camp) 3
- Freies Jüdisches Lehrhaus (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) 3
- Grüenewald, Max, 1899-1992 3 ∧ less