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Manuscripts (documents)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 728 Collections and/or Records:

Josephthal Family Collection

Identifier: AR 319
Abstract This collection brings together genealogical notes and manuscripts which Hans Josephthal (John Joseph Thal) amassed over his entire life. Among these materials are several notes and drafts from 1920s and 1930s Germany, including forms from the Gesellschaft für jüdische Familienforschung in Berlin.
Dates: 1896-1973

[Judenfamilienregister Zaberfeld]

Identifier: DM 317
Abstract These are pages from the original family register of the town of Zaberfeld in the district of Heilbronn in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, recording the households of Jewish families from the mid-1800s to the 1930s. Mentioned are the names and dates of male and female members of the households; the names of their respective parents; and the households’ children.
Dates: circa 1850 - 1988

Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar Breslau

Identifier: AR 2044
Abstract Various materials from and about the Jewish Theological Seminary in Breslau, including manuscripts, publications and photographs.
Dates: 1854-1964

Jüdisches Adressbuch für Gross-Berlin

Identifier: AR 10980
Abstract Photocopies on acid-free paper of the Jüdisches Adressbuch für Gross-Berlin, Ausgabe 1929-1930 (Jewish Address Directory for Greater Berlin)
Dates: 1930-1931

Judith and Beate Salz Collection

Identifier: AR 10695
Abstract Correspondence and other materials pertaining to the Woche der Begegnung (Week of Encounters) in Baden Baden in 1992.
Dates: 1961, 1992-1994

Judith Marcus and Zoltán Tarr Collection

Identifier: AR 25653
Abstract This collection encompasses the life and work of married Hungarian sociologists Judith Marcus and Zoltán Tarr, and their contributions to the work of the German sociologist Werner J. Cahnman after his death in 1980. The bulk of the material primarily dates after the Tarr's emigration to the United States around 1960. It is comprised of their own research material, in subject areas such as the Frankfurt School of Social Research, as well as primary source material from the estate of Cahnman. The Cahnman material was used to publish some of his unpublished books and also for use in their unfinished Cahnman biography project.
Dates: 1903-2011; Majority of material found in 1950-2011

Judith Sander collection

Identifier: DM 309
Abstract Materials by and about the opera soprano Judith Sander, including original documents, clippings, photographs and sound recordings.
Dates: 1924-c.1946

Julius and Edith Hirsch Collection

Identifier: AR 1254
Abstract This collection primarily contains professional material by and about economists Julius and Edith Hirsch. The materials by and about Julius Hirsch include printed material, correspondence, manuscript and published writings, and memos prepared for the Office of Price Administration. Edith Hirsch materials include some published economics materials and a narrative family history centered on her maternal grandparents, Rudolph Bernheim (1848-1941) and Sara Bernheim née Levy (1853-1934) of Hechingen, Germany. The collection also contains material of wider German-Jewish interest donated by Edith Hirsch.
Dates: 1810-1982; Majority of material found within 1942-1960

Julius and Elisabeth Hirsch Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25585
Abstract The Julius and Elisabeth Hirsch Collection holds the papers of this couple, with much of the collection consisting of family correspondence. Prominent subjects include the immigration of family members and genealogy of the family. In addition to extensive correspondence and family trees the collection includes notebooks, essays and articles, newspaper clippings, photographs, early drafts of Julius Hirsch's family memoir, and research notes.
Dates: 1842-2008; Majority of material found within 1935-1950, 1990-1996

Julius and Margarete Goldstein Collection

Identifier: AR 7167 / MF 720
Abstract This collection details the life of the philosopher Julius Goldstein and his wife Margarete Neumann Goldstein. Among the topics present in these papers include German family life in the early twentieth century, the First World War and its aftermath in Germany, the political and economic changes during the Weimar Republic, German Jewish communities, and progressive Judaism. The collection is comprised largely of correspondence, diaries, and clippings, but also contains reports, publications, and personal papers.
Dates: 1834-1944; Majority of material found within 1906-1925

Julius Bab Collection

Identifier: AR 196 / MF 475
Abstract This collection contains a large volume of correspondence, as well as manuscripts, diaries, scrapbooks, and clippings all documenting the cultural production of the theater critic and dramatist Julius Bab. The correspondence notably contains large amounts of original letters from Gustav Landauer, Gerhart Hauptmann, Richard Dehmel, and Fritz Mauthner, and several other leading cultural and political figures from the first half of the 20th century.
Dates: 1895-1977; Majority of material found within 1895-1955

Julius Buchwald Collection

Identifier: AR 4312
Abstract The Julius Buchwald Collection consists of manuscripts, musical compositions, family correspondence, and printed materials. The bulk of the collection consist of Julius Buchwald’s writings and musical compositions, most of which were composed in the late 1930s.
Dates: 1930s-1981

Julius Galliner Collection

Identifier: AR 3070
Abstract This collection holds the papers of the Berlin rabbi Julius Galliner. Many of the papers center on the activities of the Berlin Jewish Community and its members. The largest area of the collection is comprised of Julius Galliner's writings, including many of his sermons, but there is also a small amount of correspondence, educational and identification documents, and professional papers.
Dates: 1852-1963; Majority of material found within 1917-1946

Julius Mann Collection

Identifier: AR 7028 MF 1201
Abstract This collection consists of two eulogies and two bound handwritten legal manuscripts: Grundriss zu Vorlesungen über Geschichte und Institutionen des römischen Rechts ; and Heft über Wechselrecht und das Handelsrecht .
Dates: 1873-1931

Julius Sachs Collection

Identifier: AR 7042
Abstract This collection documents the work of journalist Julius Sachs on a German-English thesaurus that sought to capture the nuances of language that are often lost in typical inter-language reference works. The work was never published.
Dates: undated, 1943-1968

Julius Streicher Collection

Identifier: AR 5867
Abstract The collection contains statements by and about Julius Streicher from the time of the Nuremberg trials, 1945-46. Also included are items that had belonged to Streicher.
Dates: 1826-1945

Julius Walter Levi Collection

Identifier: AR 7255
Abstract This collection centers on the literary work of the physician Julius Walter Levi. He was born in Munich in 1891. In 1937 he immigrated with his family to New York, where he opened his own practice. In addition to his medical career, Julius Walter Levi wrote prolifically poetry and novels as well as plays, essays and short stories. Another section of the collection contains the drafts and the actual manuscript of his memoirs.
Dates: 1846-1992; Majority of material found within 1920-1980

Jutrosinski Family Collection

Identifier: AR 7018
Abstract The bulk of the materials in this collection consist of family trees for the Hamburger and Jutrosinski families. There are also a few photocopies of family documents and papers.
Dates: 1825-1960s

Kadimah Collection

Identifier: AR 6865
Abstract This collection contains the proceedings of the 1. Allgemeiner Jüdischer Studententag (First Jewish Students’ Conference: Vienna, Austria: 1919), as well as two speeches delivered on the 50th anniversary of the student Zionist association Kadimah (1933) and an exchange of letters regarding the unseating of Weizmann as head of the Zionist World Organization.
Dates: 1919-1933

Kafka-Goldschmied Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25097
Abstract The Kafka-Goldschmied Family Collection includes theater programs and clippings of opera productions, starring the Viennese opera singer Frieda Kafka Bauer. Also included here is correspondence from Joseph and Maria Jung to their aunt, Eugenie Goldschmied, née Kafka, poems by Fred Bloch, and thank you letters and invitations.
Dates: 1897-1938

Karl Rosenthal Collection

Identifier: AR 909 / MF 719
Abstract This collection holds material relating to Karl Rosenthal, rabbi of the Berlin Reform Congregation and Temple of Israel in Wilmington, North Carolina. Items in this collection center on his life, especially his time as rabbi in Berlin, as well as on the life of his wife. In addition to biographical material, the collection also holds Karl Rosenthal's writings, such as sermons and published articles. There are also two tapes of a lengthy interview with Trudie Rosenthal that describe the Rosenthals' life in Germany.
Dates: 1915-1981; Majority of material found within 1925-1951

Karl Wolfskehl collection

Identifier: LBIJER 208
Abstract Various items pertaining to Karl Wolfskehl.
Dates: undated, 1936-1969

Kassel Jewish Community Collection

Identifier: AR 454
Abstract This collection contains clippings, photocopied documents, a bibliography, and manuscripts pertaining to the history of Kassel and its Jewish community.
Dates: 1827-2004

Kate Wallach Collection

Identifier: AR 25009 / MF 926
Abstract This collection documents the life and work of the law librarian Kate Wallach. Contained in this collection are papers relating to her personal life, mainly her correspondence between her and her parents and her brother when she was already in the United States, as well as official documents and professional correspondence between her as a law librarian and members of other academic libraries. Kate Wallach was among the first 150 women to practice law in the state of Wisconsin.
Dates: 1828-1997

Kaulla Family Collection

Identifier: AR 496
Abstract The Kaulla Family Collection holds materials on Kaulla genealogy along with some family papers and articles on the family. It includes family trees, articles, clippings, correspondence, manuscripts and notes.
Dates: 1836-1996; Majority of material found within 1900-1964

Klaus Oliven Collection

Identifier: AR 3172
Abstract Humorous Oliven family history written by Fritz Oliven (Rideamus), accompanied by some genealogical notes and various papers pertaining to the family and business of the prominent Hannover banker Ephraim Meyer.
Dates: 1807-1909, 1956

Königsberg Jewish Community Collection

Identifier: AR 1815
Abstract This collection contains assorted primary and secondary materials relevant to the former German-Jewish community of Königsberg, including programs from the synagogue and local Jewish organizations, curricula for Jewish education in Königsberg, and materials on the development of a prayer book for the New Synagogue.
Dates: 1899-1969


Identifier: AR 25881
Abstract The collection contains Ewald Schmidt’s transcript of his World War One diary (photocopy) and the original, accompanying photo album. Also included are two addenda.
Dates: 1916-1935

Kurt Hirschfeld Correspondence Collection

Identifier: AR 25708
Abstract The Kurt Hirschfeld Correspondence Collection largely contains correspondence sent to theater director Kurt Hirschfeld by authors and dramatists as well as personal acquaintances. Much of the collection centers around the production of theatrical works as well as news of his correspondents, among whom numbered well-known German-language dramatists and authors. A few letters of Hirschfeld's as well as letters to his wife following his death are also included, as are some unpublished manuscripts of poems and essays of his correspondents.
Dates: 1907, 1938-1992; Majority of material found within 1946-1964

Kurt Jakob Ball-Kaduri Collection

Identifier: AR 4776
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of microfilmed copies of articles pertaining to aspects of the Georg Kareski affair. All articles carry comments by Kurt Ball-Kaduri. Originals are at the Yad Vashem archives.
Dates: 1944-1963