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Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Altschüler Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3801
Abstract

The collection contains a family tree of the Altschüler family of Grünstadt from 1760 to 1969, including birth, death, marriage, and emigration dates and locations. The family tree is accompanied by related correspondence. Also included is a certificate in memory of Henry Altschuler's work with the Jüdischen Jugendverein Ludwigshafen am Rhein.

Dates: 1920-1972

Elizabeth Jacob Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10568
Abstract

The bulk of this collection documents the emigration of Hermann Jakob and his mother Pauline Hermann from Ludwigshafen am Rhein to Chicago in 1940. There are also miscellaneous materials relating to Max Jakob and other family members.

Dates: 1759-1997

Marx Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25407
Abstract

This collection documents the lives of the Marx family, who lived at the beginning of the twentieth century in Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany. There Sigmund Marx built up a flour wholesale business with his brother Willy Marx. Sigmund Marx was married to Mathilde Marx, who gave birth to Ernest and Paul Marx. The collection contains the correspondence of the Marx family, financial papers of the Sigmund Marx business and a huge amount of clippings regarding German-Jewish life during the Nazi period.

Dates: 1847-1999; Majority of material found within 1937-1945