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Berlin (Germany)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 336 Collections and/or Records:

Elsa Oestreicher Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 328 / MF 1085
Abstract Elsa Oestreicher, née Herz, born in Berlin in 1878 and married to the physician D. Jacques Oestreicher, was a successful cooking instructor and author of cookbooks. In 1942 she was deported to Theresienstadt where she also worked as a cook, cooking instructor and as head of the soup-kitchen until her liberation in 1945. The collection contains Elsa Oestreicher’s notes on Theresienstadt, concentration-camp insignia, correspondence, poems and memoirs by her as well as official documents such as certificates related to her profession.
Dates: 1878-1963; Majority of material found within 1942-1945

Else Lasker-Schüler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 265
Abstract This collection contains letters and cards sent by Else Lasker-Schüler to Carl Seelig, Georg Koch, members of the Asher family and others, as well as 3 handwrittens drafts of poems which appear in Lasker-Schüler's Hebräische Balladen .
Dates: circa 1913-2002; Majority of material found within 1913-1942

Emery I. and Bertalan Gondor Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25085
Abstract This collection documents Emery Gondor's professional life as a caricaturist, illustrator, child psychologist and photographer in Berlin, Vienna, Budapest, and New York. The bulk of the records are personal documents, such as postcards, certificates, and letters of reference, as well as a number of books and journals that were illustrated or written by Gondor. The collection also includes three folders concerning Emery Gondor's brother, the artist Bertalan Gondor.
Dates: 1909-2003

Emery I. Gondor Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25397
Abstract This collection primarily contains materials relating to Emery I. Gondor's varied career as an illustrator, creator of puzzles, photographer, and writer. It also includes some personal documents and vital records, as well as materials relating to Emery Gondor's brother, artist Bertalan Gondor. It is closely related to the collection AR 25085 (Papers of Emery and Bertalan Gondor).
Dates: 1912-2003; Majority of material found within 1926-1960

Emil Herz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2171
Abstract The Emil Herz Collection contains papers of Emil Herz's extended family, especially of members of the Grünewald, Oppenheim, and Steg families. Much of the collection consists of family correspondence. In addition there is a sermon, copies of pages of a prayer book, and a note and clipping related to the family genealogy.
Dates: 1858-1964; Majority of material found in 1867-1875, 1914-1915

Ephemera - Israeli Stamps and First Day Covers, undated, 1940s-1983

 File — Box 2, Folder: 17
Scope and Contents From the File: Bulk dates for Series III are 1927-1968.

The Photographs and Ephemera series contains the photographs that did not logically fall into any of the folders in Series I or II; other photographs may be found in Series I and II .

Folder 2/15 contains loose photographs, mostly identified, both before and after World War II. It includes members of Stein and Marcus families, and photographs of the exterior of the Stein’s home in London, 1939-1940. Pictured in color are photographs of the exterior of the Stein’s apartment while living in London, 1939-1940.

Folder 2/16 contains photographs that were removed from a binder album in their existing order within the binder sleeves. There are photographs of family members in Germany before WWII labeled “1939”; of the Stein family home interior before leaving Berlin in 1939; and of Stein family visits to Germany after the war of exteriors of former homes and cemeteries where family is buried. Folder 2/17 consists of a leather-bound photo album dated 1927-1928, in French, by an unknown creator.

Folder 2/18 holds stamps and first day covers, predominantly in Hebrew.
Dates: undated, 1940s-1983

Eric W. Zielenziger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25390
Abstract The Eric Zielenziger Collection includes materials dealing with various members of the Zielenziger family. The bulk of the collection consists of Ruth Zielenziger’s teaching materials. Materials dealing with other members of the family include vital and school documents, certificates, financial documents, some family correspondence, genealogical tables, and a large number of Kurt Zielenziger’s manuscripts.
Dates: 1890-2010

Erica Furnberg Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10807
Abstract The collection consists of the correspondence, personal documents and family photos of Erica Furnberg, her mother, and daughter. A large part of the correspondence deals with Erica's attempts to help her sister Magda to emigrate from France to the USA.
Dates: 1881-1998; Majority of material found within 1887-1969

Erich Drucker collection

 Collection
Identifier: ME 728
Abstract Various manuscripts by Erich Drucker from the Erich Drucker Collection and the LBI Memoirs Collection
Dates: 1918-1980

Erich Mühsam Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1806
Abstract This collection documents the life of anarchist writer Erich Muehsam and his wife Kreszentia (Zenzl) Muehsam. It consists primarily of correspondence from Erich and Zenzl to family and friends, as well as some correspondence between others about them. The collection also contains a small selection of Muehsam's writings and poems, including some typescripts, a few personal items, photographs, and printed materials about Muehsam such as newspaper articles and exhibition catalogs.
Dates: 1896-1977

Erich Seligmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4104
Abstract The Erich Seligmann Collection documents the noteworthy events in the life of this bacteriologist and hygienist, holding material on both his personal and professional life. The material focuses on the events of the 1930s and 1940s, including the loss of his position in Berlin, his immigration to the United States and World War II. The collection consists of diaries, a family history, professional documentation, a small amount of correspondence and a few family trees.
Dates: 1812-1982; Majority of material found within 1931-1948

Ermanno (Hermann) Loevinson

 Collection
Identifier: ME 826
Abstract This collection offers an incomplete assortment of Ermanno Loevinson’s diaries, from 1886 to 1920.
Dates: 1886-1920

Erna Weingold Kleinermann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11787
Abstract The collection contains documentation of the Erna Weingold Kleinermann family, including vital records, identity cards and passports, school certificates, and correspondence.
Dates: 1897-1948

Ernst L. Rosenthal Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10620
Abstract This collection contains correspondence and other documents relating to Ernst L. Rosenthal (1922- ) and his parents Bernhard Rosenthal (1882-1947), a leather merchant, and Margarethe née Jacobson (1896-1976). Most of the material is from the time period around World War Two, and includes correspondence among Ernst, living in England, his parents in New York, and their friends and family all over the world.
Dates: undated, 1870-1982; Majority of material found within 1939-1956

Ernst von Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 43
Abstract The collection contains certificates issued and signed by various heads of state throughout Europe conferring medals and honors upon Ernst von Mendelssohn-Bartholdy; letters to Mendelssohn-Bartholdy from Bernhard von Bülow, Otto von Bismarck, and Auguste Viktoria; and handwritten letter from Mendelssohn-Bartholdy to historian Adolf von Harnack regarding collections at the Königliche Bibliothek zu Berlin, of which Harnack was director.
Dates: 1878-1908

Esriel Hildesheimer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2373 / MF 726 / MF 248
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of letters to Esriel Hildesheimer\ and others from various individuals, mostly rabbis in Germany, Austria-Hungary, Palestine, Eastern Europe, and the United States, and institutions, including Akiba Lehren, David Neimann, Simcha Bunem Sofer, Yeshiva Etz-Hayyim, Adolf Jellinek, and the Oesterreichisch- Ungarisch- Israelitische Gemeinde, Jerusalem. Approximately one-half of the correspondence is transcribed.
Dates: 1821-1920

Ettinger Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25547
Abstract This collection contains the papers of the Ettinger family originally of Fulda, Germany, and related families. Materials include personal papers, official and legal papers, photographs, and some personal correspondence and ephemera. The collection reflects the experience of some family members in internment and forced labor camps in France, their later immigration to the United States, and their restitution claims. The photographs are either formal portraits or depict leisure activities from the late 19th century through the 1930s.
Dates: 1891-2006

Eugen and Frida Rosenberg Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6434
Abstract This collection documents the family of Eugen Rosenberg and Frida Giglio Saenger Rosenberg née Magnus, in particular two of their sons, actor Hans-Karl Rosenberg (stage name Hans-Karl Magnus) and electrician Herbert Rosenberg. It includes a large amount of correspondence between Frida, Hans-Karl, and Herbert Rosenberg during World War Two.
Dates: 1867-1965; Majority of material found within 1898-1949

Eugen Kullmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25439
Abstract This collection holds papers of the philosopher Karl Joël and of various members of the Philippson family. Karl Joël's material includes personal and professional correspondence and a considerable amount of his notes, along with newspaper clippings on him and a few articles. Philippson family material largely focuses on Phöbus, Ludwig and Moritz Philippson's family correspondence and writing. Also present are letters of other family members, a few official documents and notes.
Dates: 1828-1949; Majority of material found in 1845-1934

Eva Heilberg Schäffer Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25411
Abstract The collection consists of private correspondence, personal documents and writings of Eva Heilberg Schäffer, her parents, her husband Hans Schäffer, her daughters and other relatives and friends.
Dates: 1849-1995; Majority of material found within 1890-1945

Eva Ronell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6452
Abstract The collection contains various documents related to the family of Eva Ronell (née Ring), as well as a number of Ring's personal papers and some materials on the family history.
Dates: 1901-1946, 2001

Evelyn Benson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25433
Abstract The Evelyn Benson Collection consists of documents on six German Jewish nurses that were compiled for Benson's research on the history of Jewish women in nursing. Documents include correspondence, photographs, manuscripts, photocopies of official documents, and clippings.
Dates: 1926-1942, 1987-2010; Majority of material found within 1987-2001

Felix Hollaender Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2648
Abstract Letters to Felix Hollaender regarding his manuscripts from Berliner Tageblatt and Ullstein & Co. Letter to Ms. Meyer from Erich Reiss Verlag.
Dates: 1913-1921

Felix Pinkus Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25456
Abstract The Felix Pinkus Family Collection documents the professional and personal lives of the dermatologist Felix Pinkus and his son Hermann Pinkus, and of other members of their family to a smaller extent. Prominent subjects include their work in dermatology, their artistic interests, Felix Pinkus's travels, and the family in general. This collection comprises a diverse array of formats. Text-based items include correspondence, unpublished writings, notes and research, newspaper clippings and journal articles, educational and professional certificates and documentation, official documents and various kinds of memorabilia. Visual media include photographs, photograph albums, small sketches, drawings and paintings and various types of scrapbooks.
Dates: 1861-1982, 2011; Majority of material found within 1900-1960

Firma F.V. (Falk Valentin) Gruenfeld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2259 / MF 566
Abstract Various published and archival materials pertaining to the textile company F.V. (Frank Valentin) Gruenfeld.
Dates: 1854-1979

Florence Marx Ross Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10606
Abstract This collection centers on the experiences of Florence Marx Ross during a trip to Belgium, France and Germany from July 1913-November 1914, documented in her frequent correspondence to her family, daily diary entries, and newspaper clippings. In addition, the collection holds a number of postcards, some photographs and publications related to the beginning of World War I in Belgium.
Dates: 1913-1927; Majority of material found within 1913-1914

Fraenkel – Neugarten Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 189
Abstract The collection contains materials pertaining to Fraenkel – Neugarten Family.
Dates: 1877-1983

Frankl-Kulbach Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25568
Abstract The Frankl-Kulbach Family Collection contains materials documenting the lives of members of the Frankl, Kulbach, and related families, particularly art historian Paul Frankl and his wife Elsa Frankl, and their daughters Johanna Kulbach née Frankl, Susan Wilk née Frankl, and Regula Davis née Frankl. Through family histories, correspondence, diaries, vital documents, writings, and photographs, the collection covers their lives in Germany before World War II, their efforts to immigrate to the United States, and their lives and careers in the United States.
Dates: 1728; 1867-2015

Franz Viktor Grünfeld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3174
Abstract This collection documents the passionate involvement of Franz Viktor Grünfeld (Frank Victor) in the field of graphology, the study of handwriting as a means of determining personality traits. Grünfeld was active in the field from 1920 until 1965. He published extensively and corresponded with leading graphologists, and also provided handwriting analysis services to companies and individuals. The collection also contains some personal material, as well items concerning his work with his family's textile firm, FV Grünfeld Landeshuter Leinen und Gebildweberei, prior to his immigration to the United States in 1939.
Dates: 1911-1965; Majority of material found within 1956-1960

Frederick Ritter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBI-JMB-2014.1
Abstract This collection documents the life and work of Frederick (Fritz) Ritter, an actor, writer, and academic. Included are manuscripts of published and unpublished writings, articles, reviews, clippings, notes, personal documents, and photographs.
Dates: 1903-2011; Majority of material found within 1915-1987