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Brno (Czech Republic)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Frances and Gustave Kauders Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25705
Overview The Frances and Gustave Kauders Family Collection holds the papers of this couple, as well as of members of the Kauders family, and correspondence from the Schostal family. Topics found in the collection include the immigration of Frances and Gustave Kauders, some details of their early lives as expressed in family correspondence, and the failed emigration and subsequent deportation of members of the Schostal family. The collection includes family correspondence, official and educational documents, and correspondence with official agencies regarding immigration and restitution with related documentation.
Dates: 1829-2001; Majority of material found within 1925-1942

Friedrich Bill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7059
Overview This collection holds the papers of the Czech journalist Friedrich Bill. Focusing primarily on his writing, the records include numerous newspaper clippings of his published work. In addition, the collection contains articles on the cities of Brno and Prague and the country of Ecuador. There are also postcards, a small amount of personal correspondence, and a Masonic medal from Prague.
Dates: 1906-1972; Majority of material found within 1920-1960

Norbert Troller Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7268 / MF 500
Overview Extensive autobiographical manuscript by Troller, with illustrations and other supporting material, discussing his family and community, his early life, and his experiences during and after the Holocaust.
Dates: 1900-1993

Richard Beer-Hofmann Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 745 / MF 494
Overview The Richard Beer-Hofmann Collection documents the correspondence of Richard Beer-Hofmann and other family members. It contains letters from Ludwig August Frankl, Hermann Struck, Fritz Mauthner, and Hedwig Mauthner. Letters from several family members, for example Katharina, Rosa and Hieronymus Beer, Alois und Bertha Hofmann and Agnes and Sigmund Beer can be found in this collection as well. Photos of Richard and Paula Beer-Hofmann, personal items, transcriptions of correspondence, books, a bible and certificates are held in this collection as well as family trees, drawings and clippings.
Dates: 1706-1998; Majority of material found within 1810-1976

The German Judaica Collection of Yosef Goldman

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25802
Overview A collection of printed rare German Judaica assembled by the scholar and collector Yosef Goldman. The collection consists of books, pamphlets, and decrees.
Dates: 1519-1934