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Great Neck (N.Y.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hanna Schiller Collection

Identifier: AR 10374

This collection contains papers and some photographs pertaining to Hannah Schiller, her husband Rolf Wartenberg and her parents Rosa Schiller (née Oleynick) and Edwin Schiller. The emphasis of the material lies on Hannah Schiller's university and alumni papers and the couple's work at the Office of War information. The collection also contains various family documents, memorabilia and photos and Hannah's childhood diary documenting the family's emigration. There is correspondence with various organizations and friends mostly from the 1940s and 1950s.

Dates: 1914-1996; Majority of material found within 1921-1956

Walter H. Plaut Collection

Identifier: AR 6995 / MF 801
Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 contains writings of Plaut to his congregation Temple Emanuel of Great Neck (1962-1964); diary of Plaut addressed to his aunt Ada written in August 31st, 1931.

Folder 2 contains Five brochures published by the Temple Emanuel of Great Neck: “Events of dedication of the new temple” – brochure for the dedication festivities of a new sanctuary on April 19, 1959. “A sermon in metal” – brochure by Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, describing Ludwig Wolpert’s art work, 1959 (?). “Columns to my congregation” by Rabbi Walter H. Plaut, vol. 3 (fall 1960) and vol. 4 (summer 1963). “A service of tribute to Rabbi Walter H. Plaut” – program guide for the temple service on January 8, 1965.

Dates: 1931-1964