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Love letters

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Anselm Marum and Sara Marcus Collection

Identifier: AR 6318
Abstract 43 original, handwritten letters in Judeo-German, written by Anselm Marum mostly in Sobernheim to Sara Marcus in Kreuznach and in Hüffelsheim during their long courtship, 1828 to 1842.
Dates: 1828-1842

Gertrude Hammerschlag Berg Collection

Identifier: AR 25862
Abstract Correspondence and some official documents pertaining to Gertrude Hammerschlag, her parents and others, from her forced emigration from Vienna in 1939 until after World War II.
Dates: 1939-1949

Gottfried Saloman Collection

Identifier: AR 12066 / MF 1744
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of original correspondence between Gottfried Saloman and Marta Mierendorff, 1938-1939, as well as Mierendorff’s journal entries from 1941. Much of the material concerns philosophy, or is poetic, flowery and romantic with a background of angst.
Dates: 1938-1952, 2002

Hellpach-Kubatzki Correspondence Collection

Identifier: AR 11087
Abstract This collection contains correspondence from Willy Hellpach to Martha Cohn née Kubatzki, primarily from the early 1930s. The materials include letters, postcards, poems, newspaper and scholarly publications, and a photograph. The collection also includes a notebook, songbook, and an executor’s letter.
Dates: 1915-1999; Majority of material found within 1929-1935

Hirsch Family Collection, Mergentheim

Identifier: AR 1159
Abstract The Hirsch Family Collection, Mergentheim holds the papers of Abraham Hirsch, his children and one grandson. The collection consists of various official, business and personal documents as well as four folders of personal correspondence, including the courtship letters of Jakob Abraham and Esther Hirsch.
Dates: 1832-1886; Majority of material found within 1842-1852

Kate and Herman Hoerlin Collection

Identifier: AR 25540
Abstract The bulk of the Kate and Herman Hoerlin Collection consists of the personal correspondence between Kate Tietz Schmid (later Hoerlin) and Herman Hoerlin in prewar Germany, 1934-1938. In addition are documents pertaining to Kate Schmid's insistence of reparations from the Third Reich for the wrongful murder of her first husband Willi Schmid and to the complexities of Kate Hoerlin's classification as a Mischling under the Nuremberg Laws, including how this factored into Kate and Hermann Hoerlin's efforts to wed when a Jewish/ Aryan marriage was forbidden. Other professional and official documents are included.
Dates: 1932-1983; 2003-2013; Majority of material found within 1934-1955

Kurt Riezler Letters

Identifier: AR 25484
Abstract The Kurt Riezler Letters hold the correspondence of the diplomat Kurt Riezler with his fiancée Kaethe Liebermann as well as a few letters with other individuals, most notably her father, the painter Max Liebermann. Prominent in the correspondence is the discussion of the first months of World War I and the conditions in Moscow in 1918. Later letters consist of conversations with other family members.
Dates: 1914-1948, 2010; Majority of material found within 1914-1915

Liepmann Family Collection

Identifier: AR 7021
Abstract 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: 1865-1933; Majority of material found within 1890-1917

Rachel Doron Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25063
Abstract The collection contains correspondence between Joachim Leser and Hendele bat Itzig from the period of their engagement between October 1803 and August 1804, as well as their engagement contract. In addition, the collection contains documents detailing the history of Jews in Niederwerrn, located in present-day Bavaria.
Dates: 1803-2003; Majority of material found within 1803-1804

Rahn Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25538
Abstract The Rahn Family Collection centers on the lives of Alfred and Lilli (née Bechmann) Rahn, but also contains many documents of their parents, siblings, and even more distant family members. It also documents the family members' attempts to receive restitution for their losses. The collection includes a large amount of correspondence, official, personal, and legal documents, photographs and photo albums, financial documentation, manuscripts and fragments of creative and academic writing, family trees and genealogical notes, newspaper clippings, poetry, educational certificates and diplomas, texts of lectures, teaching materials, a few recipes, and other papers.
Dates: 1809-2010; Majority of material found within 1928-1960

Schuster-Ettlinger Collection

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

Sigismund and Jenny Asch correspondence

Identifier: AR 539
Abstract This collection contains the correspondence - in photocopied originals and typed transcripts - between Sigismund Asch (1825-1901) and his wife Jenny, née Bauer (1832-1907). The bulk was written 1867-1900; also included are transcribed courtship-letters from Sigismund Asch to Jenny Bauer in 1853, as well as a published article about Sigismund Asch.
Dates: 1853-1996; Majority of material found in 1853-1900