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Werner Hans and Elsa Bloch Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25688
Abstract

The collection mainly comprises material related to Werner Hans Bloch's genealogical studies about his and Elsa Bloch's families. Also included are documents pertaining to Werner Hans and Elsa Bloch's family life, such as correspondence, photographs and official documents.

Dates: 1812-2006

Werner Kleeman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25113
Abstract

As a young man in Gaukönigshofen, Germany, Werner Kleeman was imprisoned during Kristallnacht, sent to Dachau, and released a few months later. He immigrated to the United States and later took part in D-Day as a U.S. soldier. This collection contains correspondence, official documents, notes, and clippings regarding Werner Kleeman's military service, restitution claims, and pension claims, as well as drafts of his book From Dachau to D-Day. Papers from the military service, immigration, and restitution claims of his father Louis Kleeman comprise a substantial portion of this collection. Also included are genealogical tables, typescripts, and clippings focused mainly on the Kleeman, Loeb, and Lehman families. The final series consists of personal papers of Norborne P. Gatling, Jr., a U.S. soldier whom Kleeman knew.

Dates: 1877-2010; Majority of material found within 1939-2010

Werner Marx Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25181
Abstract

This collection contains a variety of vital records, identification papers, legal documents and family records from the Dreyfuss, Freiberg, and Marx families, mostly from the 19th century, as well as family trees, personal histories, and research material, much of which was used in Werner Marx's book, Circumstances: a family history.

Dates: 1796-2003; Majority of material found in 1820-1850, 1932-1945, 1990-2003

Werner Stein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10775
Abstract

This collection documents the history of the Jewish community of Burgsinn (Bavaria, Germany) and the Stein, Hamburger, and Heinemann families that played an active role in this community. Materials include official letters and contracts concerning the Burgsinn Jewish community; registries of births, marriages, deaths, and property owners; the records of the Burgsinn Soldiers’ Club; reports on visits of New World Club members to their former German cities in 1994; personal family papers of the Stein, Heinemann, and Hamburger families; and a few photographs.

Dates: 1782-2001; Majority of material found within 1860s-1930s

Werner Tom Angress Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25321 / MF 924 Reels 1-11
Abstract

This collection holds documents relating to the work of history professor Werner Tom Angress, as well as some that provide information on his refugee and wartime experiences. Among the papers of this collection are extensive research material, correspondence and articles by him, students' manuscripts, and papers pertaining to the Gross-Breesen training farm for Jewish emigrants.

Dates: 1904-1994; Majority of material found within 1950-1980

Werner Tom Angress Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBI-JMB-2009.1
Dates: 1899 – 2009

Werner Warmbrunn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25202
Abstract

The Werner Warmbrunn Collection documents life and professional activities of Werner Warmbrunn and to a smaller extent, members of his immediate family. The collection consists of correspondence, diaries and memoirs, educational documents, printed materials, and unpublished poetry by David Warmbrunn and Werner Warmbrunn.

Dates: 1885-2006

Werner Weinberg Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10083
Abstract

This collection documents the personal lives of Werner Weinberg’s immediate family and his in-laws, Hans and Rosa Halberstadt, as well Weinberg’s efforts to preserve the memory of the German Jews and the Jews of his hometown Rheda in particular as well as a limited amount of materials documenting his professional activities as a writer.

Dates: 1907-1993; Majority of material found in 1932-1980

Werner Zimmt Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6383
Abstract

The bulk of the collection is made up of family trees and photocopies of vital documents relating to the Zimmt, Dziersowitz, Goetz, Scheuer, Pasch, and Schlesinger families.

Dates: 1842-1991

Wertheimer Family, Bodersweier and Emmerdingen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4549 / MF 632
Abstract

The collection contains several manuscripts including "Geschichte der Familie Wertheimer" (by L. Mirwis, pre-WWII) and a number of unique 19th and early 20th century documents relating to the Wertheimer family including letters, certificates, eulogies, marriage contracts, and family trees.

Dates: 1840-1977

Wertheimer Family, Munich Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5585 / MF 934
Abstract

Original documents for family members, including passports, birth, death, marriage certificates and school reports, visas, and testaments (1856-1939). Business papers for the firm Holl & Co., Munich (Metallen und Bergwerksproduktion, 1931), as well as notarized documents referring to real estate (Grundbuch, 1917-1935).

Dates: 1856-1935

West European Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4099 / MF 356
Abstract

This collection contains documents and manuscripts on Alsace-Lorraine, France, and Germany.

Dates: 1691-1941

West Prussia Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3525
Abstract

The collection holds a list of Jewish citizens in West Prussia, circa 1812. Also included are two published articles about the history of Jews in West Prussia.

Dates: [1812]; 1957; 1965

West Side Brotherly Love Congregation and Benevolent Society Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG 1724
Scope and Contents

Collection contains: Constitution, 1896. Cemetery maps, 1937. Correspondence, 1983-1985. Member list. Telephone directory. Financial Records, 1943-1985. Dissolution Papers, 1983-1985.

Dates: 1896 - 1985

West Side Institutional Synagogue (New York, NY)

 Collection
Identifier: I-415
Abstract

This collection is comprised of a scrapbook.

Dates: 1926-1939

Westphalia Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2075
Abstract

Documents, clippings and reports pertaining to the Jews in Westphalia, Germany from the early 19th to the 20th century.

Dates: 1805-1993

Westside Hebrew Benevolent Society (New York) Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG 2094
Scope and Contents

Cemetery maps, deeds, constitution, liquidation papers.

Dates: Dates unknown before processing.

Wiedergutmachung Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 337
Abstract

Various materials in 3 folders concerning Jewish claims and options of compensation for lost property after the end of War World II. Included are correspondence and various writings; minutes of meetings; as well as newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1939-1965

Wiesenthal Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 375 / MF 748
Abstract

The collection holds primarily vital and official documents, clippings, correspondence, photographs and publications pertaining to the pharmacist W. Wiesenthal in Brandenburg. Also represented is the Jacobs family, which was related to Wiesenthal by marriage.

Dates: 1847-1924

Wilhelm Buchheim Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2078 / MF 687
Abstract

The collection contains various personal documents of Wilhelm Buchheim and numerous lectures he gave in English and German. Lectures in folder 2 include English language (held in London) "Does Anti-Semitism Affect the Character of the Jews?" and "Education in Germany" . Germany language lectures include "Das Jüdische Kind und seine Umwelt" "Apologetische Fragen im Religionsunterricht" "Die Neuordnung der Lehrerbildung." Folder 3 contains clippings, often on pedagogical topics, with some articles by Buchheim, others by Gustav Krojanker. The Jewish newspapers include "Gemeindeblatt Essen", "Jüdische Schulzeitung" and "Blätter fuer Erziehung und Unterricht."

Dates: 1902-1956

Wilhelm Eckstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10350
Abstract

This collection holds unpublished writings of the lawyer Wilhelm Eckstein (born 1872), including a manuscript on the spy Bolo Pasha and the French politician Joseph Caillaux, anti-war writings, part of a work on economics, autobiographical sketches, and large amount of poetry. Other materials include notebooks, loose notes, clippings, and a few personal papers.

Dates: 1906-1941

Wilhelm Kleemann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 799
Abstract

The collection contains a biographical sketch of Dr. Wilhelm Kleemann; honorary doctoral diploma accompanied by translation; certificate appointing him as an honorary member of the Universität Frankfurt am Main's Institut für Genossenschaftswesen; and photographs.

Dates: 1929-1959

Wilhelm Levison Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3906
Abstract

The Wilhelm Levison Collection contains personal correspondence and documents concerning the years 1933-1935 at the University of Bonn and the years 1921-1928 in the 'Grossloge.'

Dates: 1823-1977; Majority of material found in 1930s

Wilhelm Marcus Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 20
Abstract

Correspondence and articles regarding Markus's activities in the Jewish community of Berlin and in the refugee German-Jewish community in New York City. There are also some materials regarding plans to settle Jewish refugees in Mexico.

Dates: 1924-1965; Majority of material found within 1934-1939

Wilhelm Salomon Freund Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 73
Abstract

The collection contains certificates and correspondence documenting Wilhel Salomon Freund's career as a lawyer, as well as documents pertaining to the family of his wife Clara Freund née Immerwahr.

Dates: 1830-1915

Willi Anders Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: LBI-JMB-2008.2
Dates: 1915 – 2005

William and Charlotte Engel Levison Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25001
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of William and Charlotte Engel Levison and their family members. It largely documents the professional work of William Levison, the personal correspondence and interests of Charlotte Engel Levison, and the family history of both the Levison and Engel families, including papers of family ancestors. Among the papers of this collection are official papers, correspondence, poetry books, diaries, memoir material, military and professional papers, notes, and clippings.

Dates: 1717-2007

William and Lotte Nussbaum Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25599
Abstract

This collection contains the personal papers of physician and Jewish heredity researcher William Nussbaum, his wife Lotte née Frankfurther, their son Michael, and Lotte’s mother Toni Frankfurther. William immigrated to the United States in 1935, and Lotte and their sons joined him a year later to settle in Kew Gardens (New York, N.Y.). Materials include a large amount of personal correspondence, family trees, photographs, restitution materials, education records, scrapbooks, William Nussbaum’s creative writing, a friendship album, a cookbook, a small number of William Nussbaum’s professional certificates and publications, and materials related to research conducted on William Nussbaum.

Dates: circa 1890s-2009

William B. Hackenburg papers

 Collection — Box: CB-P7, Folder: P-235
Identifier: P-235
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence with Henry M. Hoyt, governor of Pennsylvania, concerning the Governor's inclusion of "Christian" in that year's Thanksgiving proclamation.

Dates: 1880

William Brownejohn rent rolls

 Collection — Box: CB-P9, Folder: P-299
Identifier: P-299
Abstract

Contains rent rolls of the estate of Brownejohn, showing the rents paid to the estate by Gershom Seixas, Myer Myers, and Manuel Noah, among others.

Dates: 1786, 1789

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