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Marburg (Germany)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Bruno Strauss Collection

Identifier: AR 3753

This collection contains the academic Bruno Strauss's collection of correspondence and other papers from the notable German Jewish intellectuals Hermann Cohen, Franz Rosenzweig, Martha Wertheimer and others, as well as some of Strauss's personal papers.

Dates: 1863-1969

Fritz Meyer Collection

Identifier: AR 25573

The Fritz Meyer Collection contains papers of heart specialist Fritz Meyer. Included are his letters to the poet Margarete Kollisch and two medical articles.

Dates: 1946-1953

Greta Rapp Collection

Identifier: AR 4375

This collection documents the efforts of Greta Rapp to have Marie Louise Hensel recognized by Yad Vashem for her efforts to rescue the Jewish lawyer Hermann Reis and his family in 1942. Although the rescue attempt failed, Hensel was added to Yad Vashem’s list of the Righteous Among The Nations. Materials include correspondence, clippings, notes, a poem, a copy of the certificate awarded by Yad Vashem, and photographs of the medal of honor they awarded and the tree that was planted in honor of Marie Louise Hensel.

Dates: 1968-1977

Jacob Jacobson Collection

Identifier: AR 7002 / MF 447 / MF 134

Records of several Jewish communities assembled by Jacob Jacobson.

Dates: 1450-1988