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Adolf and Frieda Heilberg Collection

Identifier: AR 1054

The Adolf and Frieda Heilberg collection documents their lives and achievements. Most of the documents discuss Adolf Heilberg's 70th birthday and tributes on him. The publications of Frieda Heilberg concern topics like the textile industry and social and economic questions. In the personal documents of each person can be found birth certificates, master's and doctor's degrees and death certificates. Other documents include a Festschrift, speeches, articles, legal correspondence of Adolf Heilberg and a photo album.

Dates: 1893-1995; Majority of material found within 1928-1978

Adolf Eckstein Collection.

Identifier: AR 11904
Dates: [unknown]

Adolf Eichmann Trial Collection

Identifier: AR 1980

The collection contains comprehensive unofficial transcripts for the proceedings of the trial State of Israel vs. Adolf Eichmann including the verdict and appeal sessions before the Supreme Court. Series II contains select documentary evidence. The vast majority of the transcripts are in German, a small amount are in French or English and some sessions are also available in Hebrew.

Dates: 1938-1965

Adolf Frank Collection

Identifier: AR 7176/MF 722

This collection contains material on Adolf and Albert Frank. Most of it is connected to Adolf Frank's career as a chemist and entrepreneur. The bulk of the material is business papers of various kinds, mostly minutes of meetings and correspondence. Notebooks and patent files can also be found. Prominent is material which shows Adolf Frank's role in the German wartime industry of World War I. Although most material is connected to Adolf Frank, information about Albert Frank is also included. Both are represented in personal papers that appear in the collection.

Dates: 1857-1964

Adolf Kober Collection

Identifier: AR 7188 / MF 524

Manuscripts and research notes on Jewish history, including the emancipation of the Jews, nineteenth century emigration of German Jews to the United States, Jewish education, and the Jewish communities of Heidelberg, Goettingen, Frankfurt am Main, Magdeburg, and especially Cologne and vicinity, including manuscripts of eighteenth-century chroniclers.

Dates: 1784-1966

Adolf Kraus Biographical Data

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P14, Folder: P-520
Identifier: P-520

Printer's proof of Kraus' entry in Who's Who in America, 1910-11.

Dates: ca. 1911

Adolf Leschnitzer Collection

Identifier: AR 25320 / MF 897

The Adolf Leschnitzer Collection documents the life and professional activities of Adolf Leschnitzer, researcher, historian, and teacher. The collection includes brochures, booklets, clippings, correspondence, financial, vital, and immigration documents, minutes, notes, photographs, printed materials, and writings, by Adolf Leschnitzer as well as other authors. Additionally, there are materials dealing with other members of the Leschnitzer family, namely his wife, Maria Leschnitzer, née Bratz, her mother, Elly Bratz, née Michael, Adolf and Maria Leschnitzers' son, Michael Lesch, also known as Michael Leschnitzer, and Adolf and Albertt Frank.

Dates: 1886-1986; Majority of material found in 1937-1973

Adolf Loebel Collection

Identifier: AR 4185

The Adolf Loebel Collection primarily documents the events of the Holocaust in Baden-Württemberg with an extensive amount of newspaper clippings. To a smaller extent it shows a few of the experiences of Adolf Loebel, head of the Jewish community in Heidelberg. In addition to the many newspaper clippings the collection contains circular letters and announcements, some correspondence, a list of Jews in Baden from 1940 and a few photographs.

Dates: 1897-1975; Majority of material found within 1938-1947

Adolf Lorch (1883-1971) Papers

Identifier: P-1010

This collection consists of materials related to Adolf Lorch’s efforts to support the emigration of family members and others from Germany between 1934 and the early 1950s. The bulk is made up of correspondence and affidavits. Also included are other family papers, business correspondence, a biographical sketch, and a photograph of Lorch.

Dates: 1896-2013; Majority of material found within 1934 - 1941

Adolf Schwersenz Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25615

This collection includes personal and official documents of the Adolf Schwersenz family, including his professional work as a cantor, mainly during his time in Berlin. It contains sheet music used by Adolf Schwersenz, as well as newspaper clippings and letters.

Dates: 1895-1969; Majority of material found within 1937-1951

Adolf Wolfermann Collection

Identifier: AR 1957

This collection mostly consists of personal correspondence, including communications from relatives and friends interned in concentration camps in France, Lublin, and Theresienstadt, and letters regarding the establishment of an agrarian training camp for Jews in Italy.

Dates: 1934-1962; Majority of material found in 1934-1946

Adolph and Albert Frank Collection

Identifier: AR 25460

This collection holds papers and correspondence pertaining to the famous chemists Adolph and Albert Frank as well as correspondence of their great-nephew Robert Frank. The most prominent topic of the collection is technical chemistry. The papers in this collection include mainly secondary material with only few originals.

Dates: 1872-1995; Majority of material found within 1900-1960s

Adolph Heinrich Joseph Sutro papers

 Collection — Box: CB-P9, Folder: P-318
Identifier: P-318

Contains three checks signed by Sutro; , and a broadside advertising the Sutro Baths, a public indoor pool.

Dates: undated, 1896-1897

Adolph J. Sabath papers

Identifier: P-769

Collection consists of: a collection of bills and resolutions (1912-1937); issues of the "Congressional Record" (1908, 1917, 1933, 1937, 1944-1948, 1950-1952); material relating to the independence of the Philippine Islands (1923, 1930-1931); war refugees; immigration laws; worker's compensation; fair employment practices; college discrimination; rent control; price controls; communism; labor and industry laws; liquor laws; and tributes to Samuel Gompers, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Adolph J. Sabath, and Israel's second anniversary.

Dates: 1909-1952

Adolph S. Oko Collection

Identifier: AR 311

This collection consists of photocopies and transcriptions of correspondence between Oko, Ernst Altkirch and Richard Beer-Hoffman.

Dates: 1921-1944

Adolph Ullman Aid Society Records

Identifier: RG 2242
Scope and Contents

This record group includes a constitution and by-laws (revised 1982); business Records, including leases (1980-1984) and insurance documents (1983-1986); a membership list (2004); cemetery lists; and maps of cemeteries.

Dates: Dates before processing unknown.

Adolphe J. Warner Collection

Identifier: AR 6716

This collection contains material by financial executive Adolphe Warner about German banking in the 1930s, as well as material about his family, particularly his father Moritz Werner.

Dates: 1838-1995

Adolphus Simeon Solomons, papers

Identifier: P-28

Included in this collection are papers which reflect Solomon's personal life and his involvement in communal and civic affairs. Approximately half of the collection consists of correspondence with Clara Barton and others relating to the organization and activities of the American Red Cross, and Solomons' role in its initial organization. Various cards, ribbons, and other American Red Cross memorabilia are included. Among his personal papers are school documents and family correspondence; of special interest is an engraving of a photograph of Abraham Lincoln taken at Philp & Solomons Metropolitan Gallery shortly before his death (1865), and a letter from Josephine Phillips to Solomons describing the reaction of New Yorkers to the death of Abraham Lincoln and this engraving (1865), and two tickets of admission to the impeachment trial of Andrew Johnson printed by the firm of Philp & Solomons (1868). Also included are typed copies of sermonettes given by Solomons to his family (1876-96). Of interest in his general papers is a letter to Dr. Wheeler regarding memorial services in Congress for Samuel F.B. Morse (1872); correspondence with several dictionary editors regarding the definition of "Jew" (1872-1874); and a letter from John Davis of the U.S. State Department regarding American Jews in Jerusalem. Clippings of newspaper articles by Solomons, tributes, memorial notices, and memorial sermons in honor or memory of Solomons are also included (1870-1910).

Dates: undated, 1841-1966


Identifier: RG 131
Scope and Contents

An artificial collection of advertising materials, primarily but not exclusively related to food and restaurants.

Dates: 1905 - 2023

Agudas Achim Anshei Trembowla Kranken Untershtitzungs Verein Records

Identifier: RG 1070
Scope and Contents

Constitution, 1908. Minutes, 1931-1948. Financial ledger, 1925-1934.

Dates: 1908; 1925 - 1948

Aguilar Free Library Society records

Identifier: I-437

Collection consists of annual reports from 1899-1902 and a retrospect of the Society by its last President, Samuel Greenbaum.

Dates: 1899-1903

Ahavath Shulem Society of Spring Valley, N.Y.

Identifier: RG 1383
Scope and Contents

Yiddish minutes from day of founding (November 19, 1905) to August 25, 1912. 274 pages.

Dates: 1905 - 1912

Ahlfeld-Zeitlin Family Collection

Identifier: AR 4733

Three volumes of Fritz Zeitlin's correspondence sent from the front, and a short notebook containing genealogical information on the Ahlfeld-Zeitlin families.

Dates: 1844-1916

AJC Executive Office: Washington Representative

Identifier: RG 347.1.30 (EXO-30)
Dates: 1962 - 1968

AJC Foreign Affairs Department: Foreign Areas

Identifier: RG 347.7.2 (FAD-2)
Scope and Contents

These files include materials relating to matters of AJC concern in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Topics include: antisemitism; emigration and refugees; racial discrimination and segregation; extremism; Arab propaganda; communism; Jewish communities; AJC missions and delegations. The sub-series on Europe includes materials on the joint 'Communaute' program of the AJC, the Anglo-Jewish Association and the Alliance Israelite Universelle; Nazism and neo-Nazism; Institute of Eastern-European affairs. The sub-series on Latin America includes materials on the United Nations; United States and Latin America; missions of Jewish organizations to Latin America (AJDC, B'nai-B'rith, HIAS, Jewish Agency); Jewish libraries and Jewish study programs; Latin American press and other media. The sub-series on the Middle East includes materials on Arab terrorism, Palestinians, British, French and German policies in the Middle East, energy crisis, U.S. Middle Eastern defense bases, the PLO, the Arab-Israeli wars.

Dates: 1935-1962

AJC Foreign Affairs Department: Foreign Countries

Identifier: RG 347.7.1 (FAD-1)
Scope and Contents

Reports, studies, memoranda, minutes, statements, briefs, correspondence, surveys, printed materials which relate to Jewish communities in over 75 countries. The foreign countries records are arranged by country. The following countries have files greater than 1 ft.: Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Egypt, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Morocco, Poland, Rumania, Soviet Union, Syria. Significant topics covered in selected country files are: *Argentina*. 1938-1973. : activities of the AJC Buenos Aires office; anti-Catholicism; antisemitism; Christian-Jewish relations; AJC delegations to Argentina; Israel and Argentina; Jewish organizations and leaders; emigration; general political situation. *Austria*. 1946-1973. 1 ft. : displaced persons and refugees; Christian-Jewish relations; Austrian government officials; the Jewish Community Council in Vienna; neo-Nazism; restitution; Simon Wiesenthal Documentation Center.

Dates: 1963 - 1970

AJDC Clippings

Identifier: RG 335.8
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of clippings from English, Yiddish, and German newspapers in America dealing with general conditions in various countries and general topics during the years 1950-1969.

Dates: 1950 - 1969

AJDC Photographs

Identifier: RG 335.9
Scope and Contents

This subgroup consists of photographs depicting AJDC activities all over the world. The photos are alphabetically arranged by country.

Dates: undated

AJDC Reports

Identifier: RG 335.1
Scope and Contents

Reports of JDC executive offices, 1930-1960. Materials on negotiations between the British government and the Jewish Agency headed by Chaim Weizmann, 1930. Reports on relief work done in Poland, 1916-1939.

Dates: 1916 - 1960

AJDC Search Department Records

Identifier: RG 335.4
Dates: 1921

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