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Identifier: AR 4012
Abstract This collection contains a copy of a privately printed genealogical chronicle of the Windmüller family and of the Jewish community of Beckum, as well as original materials regarding the Windmueller's resettlement from Germany to the United States, including appraisal and sale documents for their factory in Beckum.
Dates: 1765-1984; Majority of material found within 1935-1938
Identifier: AR 25453
Abstract The Lieberman Windner Family Collection holds papers and correspondence of Marianne Lieberman and her ancestors as well as photographs. Prominent topics are the art of Marianne Lieberman and the murder of Hedwig Windner under the Nazi euthanasia program. The collection comprises official documents and personal and official correspondence.
Dates: 1838-2011; Majority of material found within 1938-1963
Identifier: AR 25493
Abstract This collection primarily contains the correspondence of the Winn and Taussig families of Czechoslovakia and the United States.
Dates: 1905-1983; Majority of material found within 1926-1963
Identifier: AR 3267
Abstract The Wladimir G. Eliasberg Collection documents the lives of the members of the Eliasberg family and to a lesser extent professional activities of Wladimir Eliasberg. The collection consists of personal correspondence, writings, vital and professional documents, and printed materials.
Identifier: AR 6412
Abstract This collection contains family trees of Wolf and Landauer families, as well as various address books and customer lists dating to the turn of the twentieth century, pertaining to the textile firm W. Wolf & Söhne, active both in Stuttgart and in Boston, Massachusetts.
Abstract An extensive family tree that originates with Abraham Wolf (c. 1720) and his wife Rachel Moses (c. 1730).
Identifier: AR 5834
Abstract Family tree with drawings and a latin document
Dates: 1722, 1728
Identifier: AR 7215 / MF 948
Abstract The donated corporate records include advertisements and some business records, (1926-1934/35). There is a particularly rich collection of industrial photographs of the major plants (ca. 120 photographs). Box II complements the corporate material with scattered records of members of the Jacobi family as well as genealogical material on the Netter family.
Dates: 1895-1993; Majority of material found within 1895-1954
Identifier: AR 25665
Abstract The Wolf-Oppenheimer Collection provides details on the lives, both personal and professional of more than three generations of members of the related Wolf and Oppenheimer families. Most prominently represented among the collection's papers are Hermann and Irene (née Oppenheimer) Wolf and their daughter Marlies (née Wolf) and Eugene Plotnik, but the papers relate to many other family members as well. The collection includes personal papers, official and educational documents, family correspondence, photographs, family trees, articles as well as personal family writing, and newspaper clippings.
Identifier: AR 25312
Abstract Manuscripts, vital documents, correspondence, heraldry, and genealogical materials pertaining to Wolf Popper and his family, emphasizing Wolf Popper’s studies at the Hawtreys Preparatory School in England and to the family’s ennobled heritage. Also included is a manuscript about the mezzo-soprano Mathilde Marchesi, née Graumann (March 24, 1821 – November 17, 1913), who made her name as a singing teacher in Vienna, Paris and other European conservatories.
Identifier: AR 6293
Abstract The collection is primarily made up of photographs from circa 1930s-1950s of family, friends, and colleagues of the set designer Wolfgang Roth.
Identifier: AR 6757
Abstract This collection contains a few childhood memoirs of Wolfgang Wassermann, as well as some of his father's, the lawyer Gustav Wassermann's, diplomas and educational papers.
Dates: 1904-1935, 1992-1996
Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Consolidated Box P6, Folder: P-223
Abstract Contains a transcribed copy of a portion of a letter written by Woodrow Wilson to J. Ridgway Wright in regard to John Coon's application to Princeton. Of particular interest is Wilson's admission of anti-Semitism at Princeton. On the reverse of the excerpt is a note by Coons explaining the letter (1904).
Abstract The records of the Workmen's Circle include administrative papers, publications concerning social services provided by the organization, publications from various branches worldwide, and a large amount of educational material pertaining to schools run by the Workmen's Circle. Much of the educational material is from schools in the New York City area.
Abstract This collection consists of an organizational charter, rules and procedures, conference materials for claims against Germany, general miscellaneous correspondence, reports from Plenary Sessions, memorandum and reports concerning the World Council on Jewish Education and general information regarding the Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture. Of particular interest to researchers will be the memorandum on Polish and Soviet Jewry.
Abstract This collection is comprised of a constitution, directories of affiliated organizations, fliers for international conferences, proceedings, an annual American manual, and memorandum concerning Soviet refugees. included is the following publication: News and Views (1960-1970).
Dates: undated, 1933-1955, 1975
Identifier: AR 145
Abstract This collection contains a original documents dating back to the 19th century, clippings and articles, correspondence, programs, pamphlets, photographs and pieces of writing relating to the Jewish community and synagogue of Worms.
Identifier: AR 10657
Abstract Various publications reflecting on the Jewish community in Wuppertal, Germany.
Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Consolidated Box P8, Folder: P-275
Abstract The signature of Menuhin on a Belgian first-day cover.
Identifier: RG 1.1
Abstract Record Group 1.1, the primary collection of records from the period when YIVO was headquartered in Vilna, reflects the wide range of activities YIVO engaged in from 1925-1941. Founded as an institute for the study of Yiddish speaking Jewry, YIVO grew to become a research institute, library, archive, and graduate program in one. The collection consists primarily of administrative material such as correspondence, financial records, minutes, reports, lists, and newspaper clippings, as well as essays and publications of the Aspirantur, Division of Youth Research, and the Economic-Statistical, Psychological-Pedagogical, and Philological sections. It incorporates material generated by the Vilna office, satellite offices in Berlin, Warsaw, and New York, and by supporters and collectors throughout Poland, Europe, and indeed the world.
Dates: 1912-1948; Majority of material found within 1925-1941
Found in: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
Abstract The Yorkville Jewish Institute and Talmud Torah was founded in 1915 in Yorkville, Manhattan, NY, a unique combination of a religious school and Jewish community center. This collection contains pages from the Institute’s Book of Life, recording the names of people who gave donations.
Dates: circa 1915-1916
Abstract The collection consists of a copy of the constitution of the Council of Young Israel and Young Israel Synagogue Organizations (undated), photocopies of minutes of the movement (1913-1917), circulars and newsletters of Young Israel of Brooklyn (1933-1934), Souvenir journals from annual conventions (1918, 1930-32, 1934, 1937), annual reports of the national council (1930-1931, 1950), a program from the first annual conference of the New England Council of Young Israel (1935), programs of annual dances of Young Israel of Greater Boston (1926-1947), the first three volumes of the movement's Collegiate culture series as well as other miscellaneous documents and publications issued by the organization both in American and Israel.
Dates: undated, 1913-1973
Identifier: I-578/RG 8
Abstract Young Judaea is the oldest Zionist youth organization in the United States, established as a national organization in 1909 by the Federation of American Zionists. It was supported by Hadassah, including direct financial sponsorship from 1967-2011. The major aims of Young Judaea throughout its history have been to advance the cause of Zionism, to further the mental, moral, and physical development of Jewish youth, and to promote Jewish culture and ideals in accordance with Jewish traditions. Young Judaea has remained non-partisan and non-denominational, embracing and recruiting Jewish youth from all backgrounds.
Dates: 1911-2006; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1999
Abstract This collection contains annual reports, miscellaneous reports, invitations, programs, journals and schedules of courses and lectures. The documents in this collection include progress reports of the Executive Director, descriptions of a new building dedication program, art exhibits and a strawberry festival program. Recitals and film listings are also included. Included are the following publications: Bulletins (1902, 1924), Monthly Journal (1886), Newsletter 1979-1980), Personnal Reporter (1992-1993), The Scroll (1923), and Who What When Where Y (1992).
Abstract This collection contains catalogs of activities and the following publication: The Y Journal (1924-1953).
Identifier: I-578/RG 1
Abstract The Youth Aliyah Records in the Hadassah Archives document Hadassah's work with multiple international organizations to rescue Jewish children from continental Europe to Palestine from 1933-1945. The collection also documents Hadassah's involvement with Youth Aliyah since 1946 in providing residential, educational, vocational, rehabilitative and therapeutic care for displaced and at-risk youth from around the world.
Dates: 1928-2009; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1998
Identifier: LBIJER 553
Abstract The file contains various materials pertaining to the activity of the Central Relief Committee (Zentralausschuss der deutschen Juden für Hilfe und Aufbau) of the Reich Representation of German Jews (Reichsvertretung der Deutschen Juden), and comprises eight folders.
Identifier: AR 12060 MF 1744
Abstract Official records and letters of recommendation pertaining to Zessi Oppenheimer from Hungen, Germany and to a lesser extent to her husband Willi Nelkenstock. Also included is correspondence from her parents in Germany, circa 1940-1941.
Dates: 1931-1966, 1994
Abstract This collection contains a fraternity songbook, a flier for the National Rushing Program, and a report of the Commission on Religious and Social Services concerning Jewish Social issues. Also included are the following publications: Duration News (1944-1945), and ZBT Review (1972-1973).
Identifier: ASF AR 76
Abstract This collection contains photographs of Jewish communities in Afghanistan, Egypt, Iran, and Morocco taken in 1976 by photographer Zeva Oelbaum. The entire collection was digitized and returned to the donor; the items are therefore accessible online only.
Found in: American Sephardi Federation
- Leo Baeck Institute 2097
- American Jewish Historical Society 1307
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 152
- American Sephardi Federation 37
- Yeshiva University Museum 10
- Center for Jewish History 3 ∧ less
- Correspondence 1625
- Photographs 1048
- Clippings (information artifacts) 830
- Manuscripts (documents) 720
- New York (N.Y.) 530
- Genealogical tables 482
- Archival materials 416
- Official documents 408
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 395
- Emigration and immigration 352
- Berlin (Germany) 327
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 247
- United States 237
- Vienna (Austria) 213
- Jewish families 212
- Legal documents 211
- Articles 210
- Publications (documents) 199
- Notes (documents) 190
- Minutes (administrative records) 189 ∧ less
- English 2647
- German 2109
- Hebrew 760
- French 546
- Yiddish 448
- Spanish; Castilian 236
- Russian 193
- Italian 173
- Polish 156
- Latin 122
- Hungarian 121
- Swedish 101
- Dutch; Flemish 93
- Czech 83
- Afrikaans 69
- Portuguese 41
- Chinese 29
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 19
- Arabic 18
- Danish 18 ∧ less
- National Jewish Welfare Board 99
- Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 76
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 52
- YIVO Archives 51
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 44
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 43
- American Jewish Historical Society 38
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 35
- American Jewish Congress 33
- Wise, Stephen S. (Stephen Samuel), 1874-1949 33
- Gurs (Concentration camp) 32
- B'nai B'rith 31
- American Jewish Committee 29
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 27
- United Jewish Appeal 27
- United States. Army 26
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 25
- National Conference on Soviet Jewry (U.S.) 25
- Szold, Henrietta, 1860-1945 24
- American Sephardi Federation 23 ∧ less