Skip to main content

Kansas City (Mo.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Howard Sachs Papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P15, Folder: P-537
Identifier: P-537
Abstract This collection consists of an essay describing relations between Sachs's father Alex and Truman, reprints of indexes from the Harry S. Truman Library in Kansas City, as well as hand-written notes from an interview with Truman (1952) and minutes of a conversation with the former President (1963).
Dates: undated, 1952-1978

Max and Irene Würzburger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25625
Abstract This collection documents the early years of Max Würzburger and Irene Würzburger, née Rosenfelder (both born in the 1910s), their departure from Ladenburg, Germany, following the Nazi seizure of power, their immigration to the United States, marriage in 1942, and transition from New York City to Kansas City, Missouri, in the mid-1950s. It also documents German efforts at reconciliation through the Würzburgers' interactions with Ladenburg's Arbeitskreis jüdische Geschichte ("Jewish History Working Group") in the 1990s, and ongoing correspondence with individual members.Additionally, the collection includes educational records of Max's and Irene's son, Allen Joel Würzburger, who died at 27 years of age.
Dates: 1925-2003; Majority of material found within 1925-1999

Oscar Sachs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4459
Abstract The collection contains photocopies of personal and family documents, as well as photocopies of articles from Oscar Sachs's scrapbook about his own consular activities, and a photograph of a young Prince William of Prussia from the 1870s.
Dates: 1869-1918

Rudolph Seiden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 406
Abstract The Rudolph Seiden Collection describes the life and work of Rudolph Seiden, who was a chemist and a Zionist activist. Included in this collection is personal and editorial correspondence regarding Judaism, Zionism, anti-Semitism and the proposed Jewish resettlement in Alaska in the 1930s. Unpublished manuscripts collected by Rudolph Seiden for the Foreign Authors’ Syndicate can be found in this collection as well as autographs from Max Brod, Lujo Brentano, Franz Oppenheimer, Erich Muehsam, Arthur Schnitzler and Otto Warburg.
Dates: 1840-1939; Majority of material found within 1916-1939