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Walter and Edith Pelz Collection
The collection contains a wide variety of official papers and personal correspondence of Walter and Edith Pelz before, during, and after World War II. Much of the correspondence is between prominent personalities in the journalism and arts world of that era.
Walter and Hedwig Grossmann Collection
The lives of Walter and Hedwig Grossmann are documented in this collection through both textual and visual records. Series I focuses on the former, specifically correspondence and educational records. Series II shows the life of the couple, their families, and friends through photographs, with a particular emphasis on the Grossmanns’ travels.
Walter and Herta Fleck Collection
This collection documents the education and immigration of Herta Fleck née Froehlich (1908-1994) and Walter Fleck (1903-1990). Both born in Mönchengladbach, Germany, Herta and Walter studied medicine and economics, respectively. They married in 1935 and immigrated to the United States, settling in New York. The collection contains vital records, education records, official documents, and restitution materials.
Walter and Johanna Rischowsky Collection
The Walter and Johanna Rischowsky Collection primarily contains documents collected by Walter Rischowsky stating rules and restrictions forced upon German Jews between 1941-1942, as well as documents on the emigration and deportation of German Jews. There is also a small amount of biographical information concerning Walter Rischowsky. The documents consist of official regulations from the Reichsvereinigung der Juden in Deutschland, and copies of memos of the Reichsvereinigung der Juden in Deutschland concerning meetings between their organization and the Zentralstelle für Jüdische Auswanderung.
Walter B. Simon Collection.
Published and unpublished manuscripts
Walter Bernard Collection
Correspondence between Constantin Brunner, Lotte Brunner, Walter Bernard, and Yehudi Menuhin.
Walter Breslauer Collection
Published articles by the lawyer and Jewish community leader Walter Breslauer on matters of interest for German Jewish refugees after World War Two, including legal matters; international law; questions concerning restitution for German refugees; articles about Jewish personalities; and articles about the Jewish community in Berlin.
Walter Breslauer Papers
The bulk of this collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence and clippings that were written and collected by Walter Breslauer in London, touching on his personal and professional memories as an administrative director of the Berlin Jewish community. Also included are items related to Walter Breslauer’s father, Bernhard Breslauer. The papers had been sent to the Leo Baeck Institute New York in 1970.
Walter E. Katz Collection
Military papers; photos; family trees; genealogical material.
Walter Eberstadt Collection
The Walter Eberstadt Collection documents Walter Eberstadt’s efforts to recover art works belonging to his grandparents that were appropriated by the Nazi government. The collection consists of Walter Eberstadt’s correspondence with lawyers, art historians, museum, and government organizations in Holland and Germany. Additional materials include printed materials, invoices, and publications about Jan Toorop’s art.
Walter Ferber Papers
Eight photographs taken by German photographer Suse Byk in Berlin between the years of 1925 and 1935 of Walter Ferber. All photographs are set into a paper frame with Byk’s signature. Photographs captured Ferber from when he as an infant until he was about nine or ten years old.
Walter Friedlaender Collection
The Walter Friedlaender Collection describes the professional life of this art historian. The major focus of the collection is his work on sixteenth and seventeenth century artists. It includes correspondence, a few published works, photographs, lecture and manuscript notes, art reference files, newspaper clippings, and poetry.
Walter, Greta and Karl Loewenstein Collection
This collection holds papers of members of the Loewenstein family, especially Walter and Karl Loewenstein. Among the papers here are examples of Walter Loewenstein's writing, documentation of life in Rietberg in Westphalia (Germany) during the late 1930s and early 1940s, and correspondence concerning the fate of several family members during this time. Papers relating to Karl Loewenstein focus on his wartime activities. The genealogy of the Brandenstein family is also represented here along with a few papers of other family members. The collection consists of unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, official and restitution documentation, notebooks and notes, genealogical research, and fliers.
Walter Grossmann Collection
The Walter Grossmann Collection contains the papers of this physician. More than half of the collection consists of correspondence. Other papers include certificates, newspaper clippings, sketches, notes, photographs, family papers, and material on the Werner-Siemens-Realgymnasium.
Walter H. Plaut Collection
Folder 1 contains writings of Plaut to his congregation Temple Emanuel of Great Neck (1962-1964); diary of Plaut addressed to his aunt Ada written in August 31st, 1931.
Folder 2 contains Five brochures published by the Temple Emanuel of Great Neck: “Events of dedication of the new temple” – brochure for the dedication festivities of a new sanctuary on April 19, 1959. “A sermon in metal” – brochure by Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, describing Ludwig Wolpert’s art work, 1959 (?). “Columns to my congregation” by Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, vol. 3 (fall 1960) and vol. 4 (summer 1963). “A service of tribute to Rabbi Walter H. Plaut” – program guide for the temple service on January 8, 1965.
Walter Harold Family Collection
This collection documents the history of the Harold (formerly Isaac) family. The collection focuses mainly on the brothers Walter and John Harold (born Walter Isaac and Hans Harald Isaac, respectively) and their family history going back to their earliest known ancestor, Herz Isaac of Hesse, Germany. Materials include vital documents, a family history narrative, photographs, passports, correspondence, notebooks, immigration papers, inheritance papers, and a few clippings.
Walter Heinemann Collection
The bulk of the collection contains material pertaining to Jewish life in Braunschweig, Germany, before World War II, including documents from Walter Heinemann's life in Braunschweig during the 1930s and material pertaining to the larger Jewish community and its prominent members. The collection also contains photographs of concentration camps and material pertaining to prominent Jewish individuals and organizations. Included are correspondence, photographs, government forms, notes, speeches, and clippings.
Walter Herlinger Collection
Letters by Walter Herlinger to his family in Germany and in the United States.
Walter Herzfeld Collection
The collection documents professional activities of Walter Herzfeld in the period before WW II and also, to a smaller degree, professional activities of his grandfather Abraham Herzfeld. The bulk of the collection consists of financial and legal documents and professional correspondence. Also included here are printed materials, drawings, personal correspondence, and educational documents.
Walter Hochstadter Collection
Materials comprising the Walter Hochstadter Collection are quite fragmentary in nature and give us only a rather patchy understanding of the history of the Hochstadter family and Walter Hochstadter’s professional activities. Included here are correspondence, photographs, and printed materials
Walter Kominik Collection
Walter Landé Collection
This collection contains published materials and accompanying notes by Walter Landé pertaining to school reform in Prussia during the Weimar Republic. There is a 227 page book, entitled Die Schule in der Reichverfassung, with heavily annotated pages; an offprint by Landé entitled Sammelschule und dissidentischer Lehrer: eine Entgegnung from Volksschularchiv XXIX; accompanying these printed materials are handwritten notes for a second edition found in Die Schule in der Reichverfassung.
Walter Liebling Family Collection
This collection documents the lives of Walter Liebling, his mother Jenny Liebling, his sister Elsbeth Liebling, and his wife Rita Liebling (neé Hagelberg). The family lived in Berlin until their immigration to New York in 1941. Included are documents related to their education, their professional careers, their interest in music, and their immigration. The extensive amount of correspondence offers a detailed insight into the lives of immigrants trying to establish themselves in their new environment.
Walter Mehring Collection
Contains clippings, an invitation to a reading, and a signed letter.
Walter Ornstein Collection
Records pertaining to the life and business activities of Walter Ornstein, proprietor of beauty salons and purveyor of cosmetics. These include business records and patents pertaining to Goubaud, the perfume business that Max and Elsa Fahrer began in Vienna and that Walter Ornstein reestablished in New York. Also included are photograph albums, song lyrics and letters from a suitor of Gertrude Goldschmidt that date to her life in Vienna prior to emigration and marriage to Walter Ornstein.
Walter P. Zenner Papers
The papers of Walter P. Zenner contain various materials reflecting the customs and habits of Sephardic Jews, particularly those with their roots in Syria. The collection contains transcripts of interviews from anthropological research carried out in Israel, USA, and Britain. It also holds a number of off-prints, photocopies, and newspaper clippings.
Walter S. Hertzmann Collection
Unpublished manuscripts on the genealogy of the various ancestors of Walter S. Hertzmann.
Walter Silberbach Collection
The collection consists of materials (mostly official documents) pertaining to the physician Walter Silberbach (1892-1981) and his family.
Walter Zvi Bacharach Collection
The Walter Zvi Bacharach Collection consists of various personal and professional documents, testimonials, certificates, newspaper clippings, notes and correspondence from the life of Walter Zvi Bacharach and his family. They mostly concern his life in Germany and the Netherlands, his captivity during the Holocaust as well as his liberation. Furthermore, the collection contains correspondence, testimonials and documents regarding his life and academic career in Israel. Additional family documents as well as family correspondence are included in the collection.
Walther Hirschberg Collection
This collection contains published and manuscript music, mostly Lieder, by composer Walther Hirschberg (1889-1960).
- Leo Baeck Institute 2203
- American Jewish Historical Society 1325
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 668
- American Sephardi Federation 37
- Yeshiva University Museum 10
- Center for Jewish History 3 + ∧ less
- Correspondence 1724
- Photographs 1119
- Clippings (information artifacts) 881
- Manuscripts (documents) 764
- New York (N.Y.) 567
- Genealogical tables 498
- Archival materials 452
- Official documents 448
- United States -- Emigration and immigration 399
- Emigration and immigration 388
- Berlin (Germany) 350
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 266
- Jewish families 250
- United States 240
- Legal documents 227
- Vienna (Austria) 227
- Articles 223
- Publications (documents) 217
- Notes (documents) 210
- Minutes (administrative records) 195 + ∧ less
- English 3308
- German 2285
- Hebrew 845
- French 602
- Yiddish 548
- Spanish; Castilian 250
- Russian 219
- Italian 185
- Polish 184
- Latin 128
- Hungarian 127
- Swedish 106
- Dutch; Flemish 101
- Czech 91
- Afrikaans 69
- Portuguese 49
- Chinese 31
- Danish 21
- Ukrainian 20
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 19 + ∧ less
- National Jewish Welfare Board 99
- Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 80
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 57
- YIVO Archives 56
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 45
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 44
- Gurs (Concentration camp) 35
- American Jewish Congress 33
- Wise, Stephen S. (Stephen Samuel), 1874-1949 33
- American Jewish Committee 31
- B'nai B'rith 31
- Buber, Martin, 1878-1965 28
- United Jewish Appeal 28
- United States. Army 28
- Szold, Henrietta, 1860-1945 26
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 25
- National Conference on Soviet Jewry (U.S.) 25
- Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 24
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 23
- Shcharansky, Anatoly 23 + ∧ less