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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Abraham Liebmann Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25571

The collection mainly pertains to Abraham Liebmann and his son Wilhelm, as well as on Abraham's grandson Siegfried and his great-grandson Albert, including their wives. It contains various documents, poetry and a large amount of correspondence from the 19th century. Prominent topics are related to the education, professional and military careers, politics, and marital lives of the family members. Also included are two restitution cases.

Dates: 1809-1981; Majority of material found in 1830-1918, 1947-1960

Egon Fromm Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25107

The Egon Fromm Family Collection documents the lives of members of the Fromm and Heumann families, with a focus on the families of Walter Fromm and Carola Heumann, the parents of Egon Fromm. Included is family correspondence that relates to the family's emigration and search for relatives after the war. Other papers include songs and speeches from family weddings, a friendship book, passports and genealogy research for both branches of the family.

Dates: 1912-1987; Majority of material found within 1930-1950

Jill Gellerman Papers

Identifier: RG 1126
Scope and Contents

Video tapes of Hasidic dance relating to the Satmar, Bobov, Lubavitch, and Stolin groups. Events include weddings, bar mitzvahs, farbrengens (special religious gatherings conducted by Lubavitcher Hasidim), religious holiday celebrations.

Dates: 1975 - 1976

Marion Wolff Estate Collection

Identifier: AR 25630

The collection contains research material for Marion Freyer Wolff’s book Mother of a Thousand, about the doll maker Edith Samuel. The collection, donated by the author, includes personal letters from Edith to Marion (1930’s-1964) and photographs, mainly showing Edith’s artwork. The content of the collection also contains material about Marion herself, about her parents, Leo and Eva Freyer née Lichtenstein, and other extended family members. Included are papers and correspondence of the Freyer/ Lichtenstein family and genealogy information.

Dates: 1920-2015; Majority of material found within 1930s-1960s

Max Breit Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 464

Personal documents and photographs of the extended Breit family.

Dates: 1863-1957

Max Weinmann Family Collection

Identifier: AR 2352

The collection contains items commemorating the weddings of several members of the Weinmann family. Included are items pertaining to the wedding of Sophie Hachenburger and Simon Weinmann, including a menu and handwritten book of poems and sketches, entitled Jugendbilder, dedicated to Sophie Hachenburger on the occasion of her wedding; items pertaining to the wedding of Johanna Weinmann and Jakob Burg, including a menu, poem, celebratory newspaper, and songs; and items pertaining to the wedding of Paula Weinmann and Gustav Marxsohn, including a menu, poem, and song. The collection also contains additional items pertaining to Sophie Weinmann née Hachenburger, including a certificate commemorating her bat mitzvah, and a letter from Max Weinmann to the Leo Baeck Institute regarding the Weinmann family.

Dates: 1876-1964

Pinchas Erich Rosenbluth Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 486

This collection consists of material pertaining to Pinchas E. Rosenbluth (1906-1985).

Dates: 1891-1990

Ruth Beermann Collection

Identifier: AR 25478

Materials pertaining to Ruth Beermann and to her father, Rabbi Max Beermann.

Dates: 1861-1935

Schueler – Spitz wedding collection

Identifier: AR 12106
Scope and Contents

1: Invitations and various other printed matters, as well as correspondence and poems pertaining to the wedding of Alfred Schüler and Hedwig Spitz in Breslau (today Wrocław, Poland), on June 28, 1915.

2: Souvenirs of engagement of Hedwig Spitz and Alfred Schüler; 1914. Also included is a memento from the wedding of Martha Spitz and Rabbi Georg Wilde, 1918.

3: Copies of letters home from Dagmar Nick on a visit to relatives in London. Originals at the Ludwig Maximilian University Monacensis in Munich.

Dates: 1914-1915, 1918