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Women authors

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Antoinette Kahler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3095
Abstract

Works by and about the writer Antoinette von Kahler.

Dates: 1896-1988

Arnold and Beatrice Gottlieb Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25334
Abstract

The collection includes photographs, clippings, writings, documents and memorabilia pertaining to Arnold and Beatrice Gottlieb.

Dates: 1927-1937, 2005

Bertha Badt-Strauss Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3945
Abstract

The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence to Bertha Badt-Strauss from various writers and friends between 1940 and 1969. The letters deal with topics related to emigration/immigration, Judaism, Zionism and publishing opportunities in the United States and Mexico. Included are manuscripts, poems, photographs and clippings of Badt-Strauss's correspondents, as well as some of her own writings.

Dates: 1935-2011; Majority of material found within 1940-1969

Claire Sinnreich Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5102 / MM 132
Abstract

This collection contains Sinnreich's diaries, poetry, and correspondence, which have been compiled and transcribed to typescript by her spouse Nathan Sinnreich.

Dates: 1927-1980

Eric and Marianne Mosse Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25235
Abstract

This collection consists of writings by and about the psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, novelist, and sculptor Eric and his wife Maria Mosse, a writer. The couple lived in Berlin before immigrating to the United States in 1933. Beyond writings, a sketch and a small photo album are also included.

Dates: circa 1919-1947

Frieda Hirsch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 30
Scope and Contents

"Mein Weg von Karlsruhe ueber Heidelberg nach Haifa" is the memoir of Frieda Hirsch (née Goldberg) (1890- ). She describes the history of her parents, her upbringing in Karlsruhe as daughter of a well-to-do Jewish-orthodox family, her education at a humanistic high school (Gymnasium), her university studies (medicine) in Heidelberg, Karlsruhe and Breslau (1908-1913), and life during World War I in Karlsruhe and Heidelberg. She married Albert Hirsch (1887-1954) in 1915, a medical student and member of the Zionist student organization "Verein Juedischer Studenten" and settled in Heidelberg, where Albert worked as a pediatrician. Frieda Hirsch tells about life in Heidelberg, the births and upbringing of her children, various friendships (among others with Georg Hermann, Frieda Reichmann, Erich Fromm, and Eugen Taeubler), Zionist activities of her husband, and first anti-Semitic persecutions in Heidelberg in 1933. She gives detailed testimony of her emigration from Heidelberg via Salzburg and Triest to Haifa, where the family settled, of the difficult first years in Palestine with her husband opening a new medical office, and describes her experiences during World War II in Haifa, the founding of the state of Israel in 1948 and moving to Kiryat Ono after her husband's death in 1954.

The second text, an attachment of Hirsch's memoir, contains a genealogical table and a detailed history of Frieda Hirsch's (née Goldberg) and Albert Hirsch's families.

Dates: 1965

Frieda Wunderlich Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3230 / MF 480
Abstract

Correspondence, including letters from Alvin Johnson and Thomas Mann.

Dates: 1919-1969

Hannah Arendt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2160 / MF 585
Abstract

See inventory list

Dates: 1793-1996

Ida Loewenson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11990
Abstract

Various writings - poetry, short stories, essays, etc. - of Ida Loewenson, who used the penname Ida Loefen. Also included are Loewinson family trees.

Dates: 1901-1969

Irmgard Schüler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 786
Abstract

The collection contains various materials pertaining to Oskar Schüler, his wife Martha, and their daughter Irmgard Schüler.

Dates: 1901-1968

Julie Braun-Vogelstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25034 / MF 473
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence and other materials related to the Braun-Vogelstein family.

Dates: 1743-1971

Margarete Susman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1166
Abstract

This collection holds the papers of the author Margarete Susman, with a focus on the significant events of her life and her relationships with others. In addition to drafts of her memoirs the collection contains extensive correspondence with Gertrud Kantorowicz, Georg Simmel and Karl Wolfskehl. Other items include newspaper clippings, among them many obituaries, other correspondence, a few photographs and other papers.

Dates: 1905-1972; Majority of material found within 1912-1966

Margo Wolff Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1470 / MF 482
Abstract

This collection documents the life and work of journalist Margo Wolff. It contains personal papers, correspondence (including a 1953 letter in the Addenda by writer Walter Meckauer to Wolff), articles, clippings, and diaries.

Dates: 1904-1990

Marie Schloss Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11815
Abstract

Two unpublished biographies about the author, journalist and feminist Marie Haas Schloss.

Dates: 1981, 2007

Mary Antin collection

 Collection
Identifier: P-700
Abstract

Contained in this collection are personal letters from Antin, a draft of a manuscript, and publications of her articles and monographs, including her annotations.

Dates: undated, 1899-1966

[Memoiren]

 Collection
Identifier: ME 93
Abstract

Vilma Cohn-Leven was one of 1,200 Jewish inmates of the concentration camp in Theresienstadt, who were liberated and put on a transport to Switzerland in February of 1945.

Dates: 1945

[Memoirs of Baronne Hildegard von Gumppenberg] ;

 Collection
Identifier: DM 327
Abstract

Two original German manuscripts and their English translations, describing the author’s escape from Nazi Germany (written in 1942) and her subsequent life underground (written in the 1960s).

Dates: 1942-2019

Miriam Merzbacher-Blumenthal Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25701
Abstract

The collection includes memoirs, poems, notes, correspondence, photographs and clippings pertaining to Miriam Merzbacher-Blumenthal, to her husband Peter and to her mother Ilse Blumenthal-Weiss.'Materials concentrate on the 1940s, when Miriam Merzbacher-Blumenthal and her mother Ilse Blumenthal-Weiss lived in Amsterdam and New York, as well as on correspondence from the 1950s and 1960s.

Dates: 1878-2009; Majority of material found in 1927-1975, 1995-2003

Rose Auslaender Appreciation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4353 / MF 597
Abstract

Clippings and other, mostly published materials, reviewing the work of the lyricist and author, Rose Auslaender.

Dates: 1940-1986

Ruth Freund-Joachimsthal Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 700
Abstract

The collection contains the personal writings of Ruth Freund (née Joachimsthal), in the form of 41 diaries and four notebooks, and comprises of two boxes.

Dates: 1928-1985

Toni Ehrlich’s diaries

 Collection
Identifier: ME 1594 / MM III 23
Abstract

The diaries of Toni Ehrlich provide an in-depth look into the life of a highly educated woman from an upper-middle class background, spanning the first half of the 20th century.

Dates: 1906-1969