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Voyages and travels

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Braun Family Collection, Nuremberg

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6278
Overview This collection contains papers of various members of the Braun family of Nuremberg, as well as the related Bernhard, Busse and Orfali families. Included are a variety of materials: diaries, household budget and account books, lists, travel diaries, poetry, correspondence, family trees, sketchbooks and a few official papers.
Dates: 1895-2001; Majority of material found within 1905-1939

Bruno Weil Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7108 / MF 516
Overview This collection includes historical and genealogical information about the Weil family. Also included is correspondence regarding Bruno Weil's restitution case as well as the organization of Nazi persecution victims. World War I diaries and manuscripts of books written by Weil are also part of the collection.
Dates: 1854-1965

Daniel Lessmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4728
Overview The collection contains 77 letters and essays by Daniel Lessmann. The letters start in 1813 when Daniel Lessmann was just 19 years old and they continue to the year 1831 when he died.
Dates: 1794-1979; Majority of material found within 1813-1831

Edgar and Brigitte Bodenheimer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25709
Overview The Edgar and Brigitte Bodenheimer Collection documents the professional and personal life of law professor Edgar Bodenheimer as well as that of his wife, Brigitte Bodenheimer (née Levy). The collection contains documentation on their early legal work during the 1940s, Edgar's participation in the Nuremberg Trials, and postwar work as professors, as well as material on their daily lives and other family members. The collection includes a copious amount of correspondence, lecture texts, certificates and diplomas, diaries and notebooks, newspaper clippings, teaching material, poetry, a friendship album, and other papers.
Dates: 1897-1992, 2011; Majority of material found within 1920-1983

Ellis Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25722
Overview The Ellis Family Collection consists of the papers of John and Eva Ellis and of many of their related family members. The collection has a particular focus on the education, marriage, and emigration of John (born Hans Elias) and Eva (née Steinitz), with further documentation of the couple's early lives and later professions. In addition, the collection holds a great deal of information on their extended families, with material on the related Elias, Steinitz/ Samuel, Fein, Goldschmidt, Eschwege, Mindus, and related families, including documentation of individual family members and the families in general and their histories. The collection includes extensive family and personal correspondence, official documents and correspondence, personal and professional writing, educational certificates, immigration documentation, photographs and photo albums, family trees and narratives of family history, and other documentation.
Dates: 1830-2009; Majority of material found within 1930-1941

Enrique Lerdau Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25726
Overview The Enrique Lerdau Family Collection focuses on documentation of the lives of Fritz and Barbara (née Elkan) Lerdau and their children, including their early years, marriage, and emigration to Peru. In addition the collection provides material on the Elkan and Rée families and their members, and to a smaller extent on the Lerdau (formerly Levy) family, including some genealogical information. The history of the hops industry and of the company J.F.U. Scheibel is also mentioned among the documents of this collection. The collection includes an assortment of documents, including extensive correspondence; several memoirs; official, legal, educational, financial, and military documents; many photographs; and family writings including poems, notebooks, and eulogies.
Dates: 1849-2011; Majority of material found within 1924-1940

Ernst Heumann Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25752
Overview The Ernst Heumann Family Collection documents three generations of this family, including members of the Messer, van Gelder, Oppenheim, Haas, and related families. Much of the collection centers on how the businessman Ernst Heumann and his wife Hedi née Messer established themselves in the United States and built their family, although documentation on their early lives in Germany and their emigration is also present. Although the bulk of the collection consists of the family's extensive personal correspondence, official and personal documents are also a central part of the collection. The collection contains correspondence; official documents; educational documents; family writing including poems, essays and short stories; travel memorabilia; some immigration papers; legal documents; Ernst Heumann's business correspondence and papers; family trees; and other documentation.
Dates: 1843-1999; Majority of material found in 1918-1931; 1950-1981

Felix Pinkus Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25456
Overview 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

Georg Hermann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7074
Overview This collection depicts the life and work of the author Georg Hermann. The main focus of this collection is his literary estate, and the collection contains extensive manuscripts of both his fiction and non-fiction writings, including novels, shorter fiction, essays, and articles. In addition, it also holds correspondence, clippings, photos, official documents and papers, writings by others about Georg Hermann and his work, and a few photos.
Dates: 1837-2001

Nettie Friede Kosminsky, papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-269
Overview Consists primarily of mimeographed copies of thirteen travel diaries prepared by Nettie Kosminsky and her sister Myrtle Cassett in the course of their travels around the world. They are personal in nature and contain anecdotal material on each place visited. Also contains photocopied typescripts of speeches regarding slavery delivered by Meyer Friede in the Missouri legislature (1860), and a reply to an anti-Semitic statement made by another legislator (1861).
Dates: undated, 1860-1980

Hans and Gerda Lindner Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25713
Overview The Hans and Gerda Lindner family collection contains photographs, correspondence, finance and legal documents, a large stamp collection, plus a small amount of family papers. Prominent topics include daily activities, family vacations, and the Lindner family's as well as business's finances.
Dates: 1921-1990, 2000-2006; Majority of material found within 1921-1988

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

Heinrich and Hulda Schwab Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25694
Overview The Heinrich and Hulda Schwab family collection contains a small number of family papers pertaining to them and their daughter Ilse. The majority of the collection consists of photographs including family portraits and photographs from trips around central Europe in the 1920s.
Dates: 1927-1971; Majority of material found within 1927-1938

Hope Feitelberg families collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6143
Overview The collection consists of memoirs and other manuscripts by David Feitelberg and other members of the Feitelberg-Hope families.
Dates: 1895-1993

Ismar Elbogen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 64 / MF 515;
Overview Correspondence of Ismar Elbogen with individuals, including Elias Auerbach, Julius Bab, Leo Baeck, Salo Baron, Markus Brann, Martin Buber, Umberto Cassuto, Ludwig Feuchtwanger, Ludwig Geiger, Robert Raphael Geis, Louis Ginzburg, Ignaz Goldziher, Max Gruenewald, Moritz Güdemann, Julius Guttmann, Bernhard Kahn, Mordechai Kaplan, Adolf Leschnitzer, Lily Montagu, Claude Montefiore, Adolph Oko, Paula Ollendorf, Bertha Pappenheim, Felix Perles, Koppel Pinson, Peter Reinhold, Julius Rosenwald, Cecil Roth, Caesar Seligmann, Selma Stern-Taeubler, Henrietta Szold, Hermann Vogelstein, and Stephen Wise.
Dates: 1842-1974

Julie Braun-Vogelstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25034 / MF 473
Overview This collection contains correspondence and other materials related to the Braun-Vogelstein family.
Dates: 1743-1971

Landau Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25806
Overview The Landau Family Collection holds documents pertaining to the restitution claims for the estate of Marianne Landau, including their property located at Pariser Platz 6a in Berlin. The correspondence in the collection details the efforts, sought out by the heirs of the Landau family, to receive compensation for a number of assets lost during the Nazi's reign and World War II. Also included are photographs, as well as legal, financial, and genealogical documents relating to specific members of the family.
Dates: undated, 1877-2018; Majority of material found within 1969-2001

Lee Sommer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25572
Overview The Lee Sommer Collection primarily consists of photographic material of the Lee Sommer family. In addition it contains a small amount of family correspondence, memorial albums, and articles about Hermann Schuelein.
Dates: 1914-1971; Majority of material found within 1914-1948

Lene Schneider-Kainer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3180
Overview The collection contains biographical notes on Lene Schneider-Kainer; photographs of her and signed photographs of the German author Bernhard Kellermann; and an album with newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and photographs. The album covers the years 1929-1951, and includes clippings pertaining to Schneider-Kainer, her work, and exhibits of her work; magazine articles concerning her trip through Asia with Kellermann, some written by him, illustrated with photographs of her related paintings; and photographs of Kellermann, Schneider-Kainer, and her paintings.
Dates: 1921-1968

Liepmann Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7021
Overview This collection documents the daily lives of the psychiatrist Hugo Liepmann and his wife Agathe Liepmann née Bleichröder through their extensive personal correspondence. Details on events in the lives of their closest family members, including their parents and four children, are also included. The collection consists almost entirely of handwritten correspondence.
Dates: 1878-1933; Majority of material found within 1890-1917

Marie Malachowski Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25355
Overview This collection documents the personal and professional life of Maria Malachowski, who worked as a teacher and became an officer in the British Army after the war. The collection is composed of official documents, correspondence, photographs and family trees.
Dates: 1835-1970; Majority of material found within 1933-1943

Nadelmann and Wolff Families Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25667
Overview The Nadelmann and Wolff Families Collection provides documentation about members of the Nadelmann, Wolff, Lewinsohn, and Kann families, including details on their professions, early lives, the towns from which family members derived, and including details on the emigration and deportation of family members. The collection consists of family correspondence, photographs, genealogical research, and research on family members' hometowns.
Dates: 1809-2016

Pinkus Fränkel Ehrlich Genealogy Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25807
Overview The collection focuses on the genealogical research of Elizabeth Brody and John Peters of the related Ehrlich, Fränkel, and Pinkus families. The collection primarily contains correspondence; however it also includes: genealogical notes, family trees, photographs, a small travel diary, and papers relating to Elizabeth Brody's trip to Europe in 2010.
Dates: 1989-2018

Samuel Echt-Bernhard Kamnitzer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7016 / MF 569
Overview Correspondence and materials by and about Kamnitzer and Echt on Danzig; personal materials on life in emigration; childhood memoirs in Danzig.
Dates: 1929-1950

Schuster-Ettlinger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25613
Overview Correspondence between Ignaz Schuster and his then-fiancée, Amélie Ettlinger. Also included are diaries of Amélie Bonn.
Dates: 1869-1925

Selman A. Waksman papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-97
Overview This collection contains a number of documents in Russian relating to Waksman's early life prior and up to the time he emigrated to the U.S. (1886-1910). These include: personal documents and mementos (1911-1966); photographs (1919-1968), including those taken in Stockholm where he received the Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine (1952); diaries kept during his many trips abroad (1924-1973) which: contain scientific data, comments on the scientific developments in various countries, especially France, Italy, Japan, and Israel, comments on the Jewish communities, reflections on his youth, and discussions with famous individuals, the most extensive being Marc Chagall and Vera Weizmann; the first public report of the activities of the Rutgers Research and Educational Foundation, entitled, Of Microbes and Men (1959); material about Waksman (1954-1974); two typescripts: "The Elusive Virus, A Fairy Tale" by Marsel Heilman, a pseudonym (?) (1961), and "Men and Molecules," a sequel to "My Life with the Microbes" (1962); a brochure entitled "Streptomycin : two decades of progress in the Antibiotic Era," containing an article by Waksman (1964); two typescripts, "Man's War Against Microbes" (ca. 1964), and "Antibiotics and Human Welfare" (ca. 1970); an address: "A Student at Rutgers," which he delivered shortly before his death (1973).
Dates: 1886-1975

Siegfried and Gertrude Bloch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25569
Overview The collection includes mainly photographs of Siegfried and Gertrude Bloch as well as several other unidentified people. The collection holds a few official documents referring to Siegfried and Gertrude Bloch.
Dates: 1933-1980; Majority of material found within 1930s-1950s

Tagebuecher

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

Toni Ehrlich’s diaries

 Collection
Identifier: ME 1594 / MM III 23
Overview The diaries of Toni Ehrlich provide an in-depth look into the life of a highly educated woman from an upper-middle class background, spanning the first half of the 20th century.
Dates: 1906-1969