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Philosophers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur Kronfeld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5582 / MF 935
Abstract Clipping from Psychologische Rundschau on Arthur Kronfeld (1986). Manuscript on Arthur Kronfeld; memorial exhibition; clippings.
Dates: 1986

Arthur Liebert Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4313 / MF 863
Abstract Manuscripts; photo; plaque; obituary
Dates: undated, 1927-1928, 1946

Clara Levysohn Collection

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Identifier: AR 3778
Abstract The Clara Levysohn Collection holds letters sent to Clara Clara Herrmann from her fiancé and later husband Ulrich Levysohn as well as from the author and philosopher Fritz Mauthner.
Dates: 1840, 1876-1908; Majority of material found within 1895-1907

Constantin Brunner Collection @ LBI New York

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Identifier: AR 1509
Abstract The collection comprises typescripts; reprints; clippings; articles; circulars; and correspondence pertaining to the philosopher Constantin Brunner and the circle of his followers worldwide. Of interest are three manuscripts by Brunner himself, as well as a series of manuscripts by other authors, written either during Brunner’s lifetime or as commemorations of Brunner’s anniversaries. In particular, there are articles by Ferdinand Alquié, Magdalena Kasch, Abraham Klein, Ernst Ludwig Pinner and others. In addition, there are reports and circulars of the ‘Internationaal Constantin Brunner Instituut’ (the International Constantin Brunner Society), as well as announcements for the publications of Brunner’s books and their reviews.
Dates: 1932-1974

Eduard Strauss Collection

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Identifier: AR 7192
Abstract This collection contains the writings and correspondence of Eduard Strauss. Strauss was a chemist and philosopher who taught at the Freies Juedisches Lehrhaus in Frankfurt am Main and later immigrated to New York, where he helped establish a new Lehrhaus.
Dates: 1854-1988; Majority of material found within 1891-1952

Ernst Bloch Collection

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Identifier: AR 219 / MF 692 / MF 998
Abstract Clippings; photos; obituaries; article by Bloch: "Heimat und Friede" on patriotism.
Dates: 1934-1980

Ernst Marcus Collection

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Identifier: AR 4322 / MF 1019
Abstract This collection contains manuscripts by Ernst Marcus, as well as notes and diaries in which he recorded his philosophical ideas. There is also correspondence of a philosophical nature with Rebecca Hanf and Salomo Friedlaender, and original clippings of newspaper articles written by Ernst Marcus.
Dates: 1899-1976; Majority of material found within 1900-1928

Eugen Kullmann Collection

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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

Franz Rosenzweig Collection

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Identifier: AR 3001
Abstract Franz Rosenzweig (1886-1929), philosopher and theologian, belonged to the important personalities of the German Jewish intellectual life after the First World War. Franz Rosenzweig started the Freie Juedische Lehrhaus, where he tried to teach Jewish tradition and culture as part of real life experience and in this way bring it closer to assimilated German Jewry. He wrote several philosophical works and translated the Hebrew Bible with Martin Buber. The Franz Rosenzweig collection contains manuscripts of many of Franz Rosenzweig’s smaller works, some of his personal items, and correspondence with his parents and with more than fifty of his friends and colleagues. The collection contains other correspondence, and a great number of newspaper clippings, photographs, and some objects.
Dates: 1832-1999

Fritz Mauthner Addenda Collection

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Identifier: AR 25600
Abstract The Fritz Mauthner Addenda Collection largely consists of correspondence to and from Fritz Mauthner and its translation. Also included are family and personal papers, transcriptions of a diary, notebooks and articles.
Dates: 1871-1928, 1968-2002

Fritz Mauthner Collection

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Identifier: AR 3392
Abstract Collection contains correspondence of Fritz Mauthner with translators, newspapers, publishing houses, family members, and other individuals, including Martin Buber, Lion Feuchtwanger, Hermann Hesse, Erich Muehsam, Walther Rathenau and others. Also included are clippings by and about Mauthner, manuscripts of essays and plays, diaries and notebooks; family papers and photographs.
Dates: 1765-1968

Hans and Eleonore Jonas Collection

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Identifier: AR 25645
Abstract The Hans and Eleonore Jonas Collection provides documentation of the personal lives of Hans and Eleonore Jonas, better known as Lore Jonas, along with papers relating to the professional work and achievements of the philosopher and scholar Hans Jonas. In addition, the collection contains papers of members of the Jonas and Weiner families. The collection includes correspondence; photographs; articles and unpublished writings, including personal reminiscences and poetry; official documents; notes; sketches; speeches; and family trees.
Dates: 1916-2016; Majority of material found within 1930-1990

Hermann Cohen Collection

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Identifier: AR 1026 / MF 690
Dates: 1872-1992

Margarete Susman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1166
Abstract This collection holds the papers of the author Margarete Susman, with a focus on the significant events of her life and her relationships with others. In addition to drafts of her memoirs the collection contains extensive correspondence with Gertrud Kantorowicz, Georg Simmel and Karl Wolfskehl. Other items include newspaper clippings, among them many obituaries, other correspondence, a few photographs and other papers.
Dates: 1905-1972; Majority of material found within 1912-1966

Salomo

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Identifier: AR 2360
Abstract Manuscript by Friedrich Thieberger, Salomo, typescript, 273 pages, in German, along with a bibliography and photo of Thieberger.
Dates: undated

[Selected correspondence of Moritz Lazarus]

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Identifier: DM 149 / MF 40 / MF 79
Abstract Transcripts of selected correspondence from and to Moritz Lazarus. Originals are held at the library of the Humboldt-University in Berlin / Nachlass Lazarus II, 1-44; at Deutsche Staatsbibliothek Berlin; and at Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München.
Dates: 1854-1894

Tagebuecher

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Identifier: DM 60
Abstract Fritz Mauthner’s notebooks containing diaries, notes, poetry, and essays.
Dates: 1870-1922

Theodor Lessing Collection

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Identifier: AR 980
Abstract This collection features original letters to Max Brod, calls to action in the wake of Lessing's death, short memoirs about Lessing written by family and friend, photocopies of manuscripts, and various other materials relating to Lessing's life.
Dates: 1922-1968