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Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Berta Freud Collection

Identifier: AR 11033
Abstract The collection contains Questionnaire I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute. Also included are various photocopied and original documents pertaining to Berta Scheiner’s experiences in Vienna, Austria and in wartime England.
Dates: 1913-1999

C.C. Aronsfeld Collection

Identifier: AR 10453 / MF 631
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of original and published writings by and about the historian and journalist C.C. Aronsfeld, touching on many aspects of German-Jewish relations.
Dates: 1870-1990

David Baumgardt Collection

Identifier: AR 797 / MF 553
Abstract The collection contains extensive correspondence of Baumgardt including letters from the front to his family during World War I, and correspondence with Conrad Aiken, Hannah Arendt, Julius Bab, Bertha Badt-Strauss, Leo Baeck, Isaiah Berlin, Walter Benjamin, Hugo Bergmann, Kurt Blumenfeld, Ilse Blumenthal-Weiss, Martin Buber, John Dewey, Dora Edinger, Albert Einstein, Ismar Elbogen, Elisabeth Foerster-Nietzsche, Felix Frankfurter, Sigmund Freud, Georg Heym, Salomo Friedlaender (Mynona), Max Gruenewald, Hermann Hesse (including photos, watercolors, autographed poems), Sidney Hook, Rudolf Kayser, Wolfgang Koehler, Hans Kohn, Georg Landauer, Heinrich Mann, Thomas Mann, Hans Margolius, Reinhold Niebuhr, Erwin Panofsky, Jacob Picard, Kurt Pinthus, Joachim Prinz, Hyman Rickover, Eleanor Roosevelt, Arthur Schlesinger, Hans Joachim Schoeps, Gershom Scholem, Toni Sender, Ernst Simon, Chaim Weizmann, Beatrice Webb, Robert Weltsch, and Arnold Zweig.

Also included are manuscripts, articles, lectures, and offprints by and about Baumgardt on philosophy, ethics, religion, literature, politics, and other subjects; transcripts of conversations with Einstein and Freud.

Correspondence and reviews about publication of Horizons of a Philosopher (the Festschrift for David Baumgardt).

Letters, notes, and manuscripts by Dorothy Canfield Fischer.

Photos of Baumgardt's family and friends.

Organizational records of the Zionist youth group Ha-Poel Ha-Zair, including minutes of the central council of the organization in Berlin and letters from Georg Landauer, Eugen Taeubler and Robert Weltsch, 1919-1921.

[AV collection (records)] Interview with Voice of America, February 23, 1955 ( 1 record)

[OS 80] Article "Erwachen der Romantik" (1930) (copy in Box 16, Folder 16); page from the Juedische Rundschau with notes by Baumgardt (copy in Box 18, Folder 19); speech "Jeremy Bentham, an Englishman, to the Citizens of the Several American United States, London 1817" (copy in Box 24, Folder 2)

[R 12] Sigmund Freud Autographs (copies in file).
Dates: 1800-1983

Einzig-Field Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25156
Abstract This collection contains the personal papers of members of the Einzig and Biberfeld (later Field) families. Physician Heinrich Biberfeld immigrated via Italy to New York City with his wife Johanna, two sons, and his mother-in-law in 1940. The collection includes personal correspondence with family members who had not been able to flee Germany, as well as vital records, education records, World War I military records, records of Henry Field’s medical career in Germany and New York, genealogical tables, and photographs.
Dates: 1879-2004; Majority of material found within 1914-1959

Ernst and Ruth Lissner Collection

Identifier: AR 25521
Abstract This collection documents Ernst Lissner and Ruth Lissner née Stern (1924-1998), in particular Ruth's time in England after leaving Germany via Kindertransport. It includes correspondence and documents.
Dates: 1902-1985; Majority of material found within 1939-1944

Ernst J. Schlochauer Collection

Identifier: AR 5785
Abstract This collection contains the writings and some personal documents of literature professor and scholar Ernst J. Schlochauer. The collection also contains some materials pertaining to his in-law Ernst Warschauer and his family.
Dates: 1880-1972; Majority of material found within 1941-1961

Eugen and Frida Rosenberg Family Collection

Identifier: AR 6434
Abstract This collection documents the family of Eugen Rosenberg and Frida Giglio Saenger Rosenberg née Magnus, in particular two of their sons, actor Hans-Karl Rosenberg (stage name Hans-Karl Magnus) and electrician Herbert Rosenberg. It includes a large amount of correspondence between Frida, Hans-Karl, and Herbert Rosenberg during World War Two.
Dates: 1867-1965; Majority of material found within 1898-1949

Eugen Glueckauf Collection

Identifier: AR 6369
Abstract The bulk of this collection consists of photocopies of atomic chemist Eugen Glueckauf's research publications. There are also some personal and professional documents, as well as a small file related to restitution.
Dates: 1907-1987; Majority of material found within 1930-1976

Eva Abraham-Podietz Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25165
Abstract The Eva Abraham-Podietz Family Collection holds the assorted papers of members of the Jacobus, Rosenbaum, Rosenberg and related families. Included in the collection are official documents, personal papers, family trees, photographs, and articles.
Dates: 1767-2004

Eva Reichmann Collection

Identifier: AR 904 / MF 915
Abstract This collection contains personal documents, manuscripts, published articles, reviews of Eva Reichmann's book Hostages of Civilizations, and books and periodicals from her library.
Dates: 1893-1983

Eva Ronell Collection

Identifier: AR 6452
Abstract The collection contains various documents related to the family of Eva Ronell (née Ring), as well as a number of Ring's personal papers and some materials on the family history.
Dates: 1901-1946, 2001

Fred W. Lessing Collection

Identifier: AR 2235 / MF 483
Abstract Family documents, correspondence, genealogical tables, memoirs, photographs
Dates: 1800-1963

Fritz Henry Reuter Oral History

Identifier: AR 11947
Abstract This item is a typewritten and edited transcript of an oral history interview with food chemist Fritz Henry Reuter, prepared and conducted by the University Oral History Project in the University New South Wales in 1985.
Dates: 1985

Gabrielle Kaufmann Koppell Collection

Identifier: AR 6182 / MF 925
Abstract Correspondence, tax documents, manuscript about Palestine 1935; correspondence and documents related to the Kindertransport. The bulk of the collection consists of letters from Guenther und Werner Koppel, soldiers in World War I.
Dates: 1905-1935; Majority of material found within 1915-1918

Hadassah Yanich Plaut Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25409
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence, primarily from the parents of Neḥama Lazarovsky. Also included are clippings and ephemera.
Dates: 1916-1977

Hans Juda Collection

Identifier: AR 4352
Abstract This collection contains materials from Hans Juda, a journalist with the Handels-Zeitung of the Berliner Tageblatt. It includes educational and other personal documents, clippings and typescripts of Juda's writings, and materials related to a 1932 conference he helped organize, the Weltwirtschaftskonferenz in Berlin.
Dates: 1919-1973; Majority of material found in 1926-1933

Hans Kohn - Robert Weltsch Correspondence

Identifier: AR 6908 / MF 563
Abstract Transcripts of correspondence between Hans Kohn and Robert Weltsch (originals in Gabelsberger shorthand)
Dates: 1914-1969

Hans Reichmann Collection

Identifier: AR 2236
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of letters of recommendation for Hans Reichmann, including - among many others - Rabbi Leo Baeck and Thomas Mann (copy). Also included are clippings with articles by Hans Reichmann, as well as a copy of his Dr.jur thesis.
Dates: 1918-1964

Hella Mautner Collection

Identifier: AR 10299
Abstract Letters sent to Hella Mautner during World War II from friends and relatives in Europe in German, English, Czech and occasionally French.
Dates: 1933-1996

Herbert Loebl Collection

Identifier: AR 6353
Abstract This collection contains the "Letter from Bamberg" newsletter by Herbert Loebl, which chronicles the history and activities regarding Jewish communities in Bamberg and the Franconia region. It also includes genealogical research into the Rosenfelder family of Huettenheim (Marktbreit) / Theilheim (Werneck), and other clippings and material about the Jews of Franconia, Germany.
Dates: 1815-2006

Hermann L. Berlak Collection

Identifier: AR 3517
Abstract The collection consists of copies of official documents; publications; correspondence with Kartell-Convent fraternity brothers; and a report about Berlak’s internment as an enemy alien in the English camp of Onchan on the Isle of Man.
Dates: 1916-1950

Herta Grove Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25203
Abstract This collection contains personal papers and clippings related to Herta Grove née Levi, her parents Moses and Bertha (Betty) Levi, and her brother Walter J. Levy, a noted oil consultant for the U.S. government. Materials include a family tree, a history of the Cohn-Levi family, an oral history interview transcript, records of memorials of Holocaust victim Betty Levi, clippings and biographical information, photographs of Walter J. Levy with government officials, and a plaque.
Dates: circa 1930s-2003

Ilse Eden Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25399
Abstract This collection contains correspondence and various documents pertaining to Ilse M. Eden, her mother Edith Salomon née Muellerheim, and Ilse's great-aunt Alice Salomon.
Dates: 1939-1992

Ilse Rothblat Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25129 / MF 921
Abstract Correspondence, documents, cookbook.
Dates: 1857-1970


Identifier: AR 25474
Abstract This is a collection of clippings pertaining mostly to German-Jewish individuals, whose life, accomplishment, or death had been noteworthy enough to trigger the interest of an editor at a newspaper or a journal. From the 1960s to the end of the 20th century, archivists at the Leo Baeck Institute perused dailies, immigrants’ journals and periodicals of special interest groups in the United States, in Israel, in various European countries and beyond to discover traces of the scattered survivors of German-speaking Jewry. Birthday celebrations, special anniversaries and obituaries as well as reports about deeds and accomplishments were clipped from the publications and collected. Today, these clippings bear testimony of all these individuals’ lives and German speaking Jewry as a whole.
Dates: 1960s - 1990s

Kurt Friedlaender Collection

Identifier: AR 6004
Abstract This collection contains the papers of German lawyer and government official Kurt Friedlaender. It also includes vital and personal documents relating to his brothers, parents, and ancestors.
Dates: 1851-1956

Kurt Seelig Collection

Identifier: AR 11115
Abstract This collection contains materials by and about Kurt Seelig and his family. The majority relates to Kurt's time with Bernard and Winifred Schlesinger, who in 1939 opened a London hostel for 12 German-Jewish children that had arrived via Kindertransport. The collection contains mostly photocopies, except for Kurt Seelig's diary of 1939 and 1940.
Dates: 1925-2001

Leo Rapp Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25228
Abstract This collection documents the personal lives of Leo Rapp (1924-2004), his wife Hildegard Rapp née Kaiser (1921-1997), his aunt Rosa Lang née Rapp, and her husband Julius Lang. There are approximately equal amounts of papers and photographs ranging from the late 19th century through approximately 2005. The papers include vital records, immigration papers, military records, tax records, school grades, correspondence, biographical notes, and family trees. The photographs consist mainly of formal and casual photographs of Leo Rapp, Rosa Lang, and Julius Lang, alongside many family group photographs.
Dates: 1882-circa 2005

Ludwig Feuchtwanger Collection

Identifier: AR 6001 / MF 562
Abstract Correspondence with individuals, including Alexander Altmann, Werner Cahnmann, Guido Kisch, Raphael Straus, and Max Warburg; business correspondence with publishers and organizations; correspondence with family members, including his brother, the novelist Lion Feuchtwanger.
Dates: 1908-1973

Ludwig Katscher Collection

Identifier: AR 6336
Abstract The 331 letters and postcards of the Katscher Collection are mostly correspondence from the parents, Ing. Alfred Katscher and his wife, Leopoldine in Vienna, Austria to their children, Heinz Ludwig and Liane. The children had been sent to England with Kindertransport at the beginning of the Nazi regime in Austria.
Dates: 1938-1943