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Booksellers and bookselling

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Ausland-Absatz nach Ländern und Büchern.

Identifier: AR 25852

17 small folders, each containing 1-5 handwritten charts (copies reduced in size), representing export statistics of books from the Schocken publishing house. Also included is a chart pertaining to the Jewish training farm on the Schocken estate Gut-Winkel.

Dates: 1931-1938

Bielefeld Family Collection

Identifier: AR 3831 / MF 596

Personal and family documents; family trees.

Dates: 1707-1882

Dolly Haas Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25447

The Dolly Haas Family Collection documents the significant events in the lives of several Haas family members and it also contains some details of the early career of Dolly Haas. About half the collection consists of family correspondence. In addition there are a diary, wedding papers of Charles and Margarethe Haas, photographs, educational certificates of Dolly Haas and her sister Margarete, some articles, and various other family documents.

Dates: 1883-2011; Majority of material found within 1901-1935

Edward Luft Collection

Identifier: AR 6957

Various articles, excerpts, maps, and books related to the Jewish community in Posen/Poznan, collected by Edward Luft.

Dates: 1698-2009

Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit Book Fair Records

Identifier: I-481

This collection consists of agendas, articles, book lists, committee lists, correspondence, minutes, news releases, promotional materials, speeches, a writers' journal, and a tote bag relating to the planning, implementation, and promotion of an annual book fair held at the JCC of Metropolitan Detroit.

Dates: undated, 1976-2003

Robert Garvey Papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P23, Folder: P-810
Identifier: P-810

Collection contains correspondence and book lists relating to Robert Garvey's work as a sales promotion manager for the book department at the Union of American Hebrew Congregations. The majority of material concerns the bookshops maintained by the National Women's League of the United Synagogue of America. Robert Garvey's obituaries are also available.

Dates: undated, 1966-1971, 1983

Veit-Simon Family Collection

Identifier: AR 4015

This collection contains papers of several generations of the Veit and Simon families, including passports, letters of protection, contracts, wills, official and financial documents, and a few photographs. Some of the prominent individuals featured in this collection include Moses Mendelssohn, Dorothea Schlegel, and Meyer Amschel Rothschild.

Dates: 1763-1965