Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 153 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Consolidated Box P21, Folder: P-733
Abstract Lists the genealogy of the Rosenheim-Lehman branch of the Lewisohn family, going back to Mathias Levy (born circa 1718) of Rendsborg, and Meir Lesser (born circa 1730) of Heidingsfeld.
Identifier: AR 25501
Abstract The Lore Fritsche Kornberg Collection holds papers that relate to members of the Lichtwitz and Kornberg families, related through the union of Werner Kornberg and Lore Fritsche. Included are poems, correspondence, official and vital documents for various individuals, photographs, and some genealogical material.
Dates: 1841-1962; after 2008; Majority of material found within 1880-1936
Collection — Consolidated Box P21, Folder: P-736
Abstract Lists the descendants of Simon (b. 1765) and Hannah (b. 1768) Lowenberg, Gabriel (b. 1775) and Dea (b. 1776) Lowengard, Baruch (b. 1700) and Fanny (b. 1704) Levi, and Moses (b. 1770) and Eleanore Salomon (B. 1777) Reis. Unknown country of residence.
Abstract Lt. Col. Rachel Diane (Rae) Landy was a nursing pioneer in the development of health services in Palestine under the auspices of Hadassah from 1913-1915, and served as a U.S. Army nurse in World War I through World War II. The collection documents hospital care in Palestine and the history of Hadassah; career women in the early 20th century, particularly military personnel and profession innovators; and the Cleveland, Ohio Jewish community, school system, and George Crile U.S. Army Hospital. Documents include correspondence, reminiscences, legal documents, newspaper and magazine clippings, and photographs.
Dates: undated, 1913-2000
Identifier: AR 6146
Abstract This collection includes theater programs, clippings, a company history, and a few personal documents and papers pertaining to the maternal relatives of Margot Gerson née Horwitz, including the Stern family (especially the opera singer Frieda Ernesti (Lachmann-Stern), the Hess/Hessdörffer families, and the Schiff family.
Identifier: AR 25637
Abstract The Marianne Salinger Collection Addenda focuses on Marianne Salinger's creative work, but also holds materials related to her family and early life. Included in the collection are original and photocopied official documents, a baby book, many photographs, sketches, newspaper and magazine clippings, genealogical notes and memoirs, and a notebook.
Dates: 1893-1996; Majority of material found within 1950s-1960s
Identifier: AR 25467
Abstract The Max Kurrein Family Collection documents the professional life of metallurgist and professor Max Kurrein and to a smaller extent the genealogy and lives of several other family members. Various types of materials are included, such as official, educational and professional certificates, correspondence, biographical essays, a photo album and photographs, family trees and articles.
Identifier: AR 4136 / MF 550
Identifier: AR 5139
Abstract The Michaelson family papers include early family correspondence, documents, and ephemera; genealogical research conducted by Ms. Appleby, Anna's granddaughter; copies of New York City marriage certificates kept by Louis/Lewis B. Michaelson, Rabbi, between 1906-1907; and Anna Michaelson's copies of original birth records that she kept as midwife in the Lower East Side in New York City between 1892-1916. The collection is valuable for researchers interested in the Lower East Side between 1890-1920, Russian immigration to the United States, acculturation of immigrant families to America, midwives, the Jewish communities in Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Trenton, New Jersey, the Boys Institute in the Lower East Side, and the National Committee for Relief of Sufferers by Russian Massacres. In addition, this collection is rich in genealogy material, for researchers interested in the Michaelson family, births in the Lower East Side between 1892-1916, and marriages in New York City between 1907-1909. The collection contains correspondence, a family tree, birth certificates, memo pads, marriage certificates, meeting minutes, photographs, and a prescription pad.
Dates: undated, 1892-1920, 1943-1944, 1965, 1992, 1994, 1999-2000
Identifier: AR 25781
Abstract The Morawetz-Glaser Family Collection documents these two Czech families, and in particular the notable events in the lives of the industrialist and philanthropist Richard Morawetz and his wife Frida (née Glaser) and of their children. The collection includes extensive family correspondence; family writings including diaries, memoirs, and poems; photographs and photo albums; family trees and genealogical research correspondence; newspaper clippings and articles; and official documents and other papers.
Dates: 1802-1997; Majority of material found within 1939-1967
Identifier: AR 10334 / MF 635
Abstract Ms. Brandmark conducted research on early Jewish wills in New York City in order to complete the requirements of an undergraduate course conducted by Leo Hershkowitz at Queens College. Her research includes typed worksheets for each will, statistical charts compiling information in various categories, and lists of death records by synagogue name.
Dates: undated, 1978, 1981
Identifier: ASF AR 65
Abstract The papers of Iyda Hirsh Levitt are composed of two sections: (1) Notes derived from Ms. Hirsh Levitt’s work serving as the secretary for Rev. Dr. David de Sola Pool and (2) genealogical family trees for five families dating back to the colonial period, prior to the Revolutionary War. Dr. Pool served as the spiritual leader for Congregation Shearith Israel-the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue of New York from 1907 till his death in 1970. Ms. Hirsh Levitt worked as his secretary from 1935 till 1945.
Dates: 1864-1950; Majority of material found within 1935-1945
Identifier: AR 719
Identifier: LBIJER 23
Identifier: AR 886
Abstract The Perlmann Family Collection consists of papers of members of the Perlmann and related families, including the Spiero and Jolowicz families. It includes genealogy and biographies of these families and also of members of the related Lewald and Simson families. Some material on the city of Königsberg is also present. The collection consists of correspondence, genealogical research, family trees, biographies, articles, newspaper clippings, official documents, a few postcards and photographs, a memorial book and a few pamphlets.
Dates: 1863-1979; Majority of material found within 1940-1979
Identifier: AR 4778
Abstract This collection contains a wide variety of genealogical research materials, especially family trees, as well as photocopied and original family documents, on the both the Plaut family and other families, all assembled by Elizabeth Strauss Plaut.
Collection — Consolidated Box P21, Folder: P-745
Abstract Includes genealogies for the following families: Brodsky, Kaplan, Podcaminer, Gafni, Kiel, Roisman, Tsoor, Winkler, Zenk, Brazinsky, Horowitz, Lorge, Ovitz, Swirson, Titinschneider, and Wilner; also includes a name index, list of marriages, list of individuals, footnotes, a research list, excerpts from books used in research, correspondence, a map of Beth David cemetery, maps of Ukraine, and family photographs.
Dates: undated, 1963, 1990-1994
Identifier: AR 2483
Abstract This collection contains transcriptions of various vital records registers from the nineteenth and early twentieth century of the Jewish community of Randegg (Landkreis Gottmadingen), Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Collection — Consolidated Box 21, Folder: P-747
Identifier: AR 10693
Abstract This collection contains families trees and lists of members of various families, including data such as birth and death dates, birthplace and spouse information. The data covers the period from the 18th through the 20th century.
Identifier: AR 410 / MF 874
Abstract This collection contains papers of the ancestors of Franz Rosenzweig. Included are vital certificates, marriage and engagement contracts, school papers, military papers, letters, poems, photos, and clippings concerning members of the Rosenzweig, Ehrenberg, and Eisenberg families. There is also correspondence of Adam Rosenzweig, including letters from Samuel Meyer Ehrenberg and Leopold Zunz.
Identifier: AR 5060
Abstract This collection contains the papers of Sallyann Amdur Sack, “The Godmother” of Jewish Genealogy. In 1980, Sack founded the Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington (JGSGW); in 1984, she organized the First International Seminar on Jewish Genealogy in Jerusalem, Israel; and in 1985, she co-founded AVOTAYNU: The International Review of Jewish Genealogy, known as “The Voice” of Jewish Genealogy research. These papers chronicle Dr. Sack’s groundbreaking work, which ranges from the early 1980s through 2007. The collection contains correspondence, conference and seminar materials, planning and research papers, as well as photographs and audio/visual material.
Dates: undated, 1962-1972, 1978-2007