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German literature

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Anton Finkelstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25536
Overview The Anton Finkelstein Collection documents some of the written work of Anton Finkelstein in philosophy, politics and literature. It contains unpublished manuscripts on assorted topics within these fields as well as his discussions via correspondence with Hanns Fischer. A few letters by others and typescripts by Fischer are also included.
Dates: 1923-1965; Majority of material found within 1943-1956

C.C. Aronsfeld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10453 / MF 631
Overview The bulk of the collection consists of original and published writings by and about the historian and journalist C.C. Aronsfeld, touching on many aspects of German-Jewish relations.
Dates: 1870-1990

Edmund Hadra Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1249
Overview This collection holds papers of the physician and author Edmund Hadra. Much of the collection is composed of unpublished manuscripts of his writing, a significant part of which is autobiographical in nature and describe some of the most notable events of his life. In addition to these works are other writings on themes such as literature and art. The collection additionally contains official, educational and professional documentation, some correspondence and a few research notes.
Dates: 1877-1971; Majority of material found within 1939-1966

Eric Kruh Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25816
Overview The Eric Kruh Collection contains documentation on the life of Eric Kruh, including his early years in Austria, his life in England, Canada. and New York, his work as a professor in New York, and his restitution claims for the persecution that led him to flee Austria in 1938. The collection includes personal and professional correspondence, official documents, curricula vitae and résumés, lecture notes for courses he taught, course exams, and correspondence and forms related to restitution and pension payments.
Dates: 1938-2012; Majority of material found within 1968-2010

Fritz Raphael Aronstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 46
Overview This collection consists of materials pertaining to Fritz Rafael Aronstein.
Dates: undated, 1925-1998

Germany (Vilna Archives) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RG 31
Overview The Germany (Vilna Archives) collection contains materials of diverse provenances pertaining to Jewish life in Germany and, to a much lesser extent, other German-speaking areas of central Europe (Austria, Bohemia, Moravia), from the 16th century until the beginning of the Second World War. It includes correspondence, financial records, official documents, business records, writings, minutes, reports, book catalogs, printed ephemera, occasional clippings, and a handful of photographs. A little more than 60% of the collection comprises personal and family papers, or individual items of correspondence (approximately 140 different name headings); and a little over 20%, portions of the records of the Jewish communities of Darmstadt, Frankfurt am Main, Filehne (Wieleń), Raschkow (Raszków), and Rybnik. The remainder of the collection consists of various printed ephemera and scattered records related to Jewish communities, organizations, or firms, including publishers and booksellers. Also included are some 15 individual older items dating from the mid 16th to the early decades of the 19th century, including Schutzbriefe (residence permits), petitions, and attestations, as well as a mohel book (registry of circumcisions). Especially noteworthy among the personal papers are those of art dealer Josef Sandel, comparative law scholar Ernst Rabel, the Henschel brothers (artists), writer and social activist Lina Morgenstern, engineer Erich Kempinski, and writer and editor Julius Rodenberg. The several rabbis represented include Josef Jona Horovitz, of Hunsdorf (Huncovce) and Frankfurt am Main; Salomon Breuer and Isidor Friedmann, both of Frankfurt am Main; and Wolf Landau, of Dresden.
Dates: 1567-1945; Majority of material found within 1732-1938

Gisela Stein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25314 / MF 987
Overview Documents, correspondence and writings of Gisela Stein
Dates: 1938-1965

Hans Tramer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 836
Overview The Hans Tramer Collection consists of 8 boxes and 52 folders.
Dates: 1929-1992, undated.; Majority of material found within 1929-1979

Harry J. Marks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25563
Overview This collection primarily chronicles the time Harry J. Marks, later a professor of history, spent as a graduate student in Germany during the early 1930s. It also includes description of earlier travel and some later correspondence in addition to biographical information and genealogical research. The collection consists primarily of the diaries and correspondence of Harry J. Marks but also includes some letters sent to him, budgeting notes, and family trees of the Hirschbach family.
Dates: 1926-2008; Majority of material found in 1931-1933

Ida Loewenson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11990
Overview Various writings - poetry, short stories, essays, etc. - of Ida Loewenson, who used the penname Ida Loefen. Also included are Loewinson family trees.
Dates: 1901-1969

Irvin Eppstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 864
Overview The collection consists of materials pertaining to Irvin Eppstein.
Dates: 1920-2013, undated; Majority of material found within 1920-1963

Paul Muehsam and Muehsam Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 23
Overview This collection consists of materials pertaining to Paul Muehsam (1876-1960) and the research of Else Levi-Muehsam (1910-2004), Paul Muehsam's daughter, on her family history.
Dates: 1855-2002

Paul Proskauer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25641
Overview This collection holds the correspondence and papers of the professor Paul Proskauer, his brother Henry (Hans) Proskauer, and to a lesser extent, his parents. Although personal correspondence comprises the bulk of the collection, an additional focus is his and his brother's professional reviews and articles. Further materials include official documents, photo and postcard albums, programs, a diary and newspaper and magazine clippings.
Dates: 1926-2009; Majority of material found within 1943-1980