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Dortmund (Germany)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Arthur and Herta Neustadt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4593
Abstract This collection documents the lives of furniture dealer Arthur Neustadt, his wife Hertha Neustadt, and their families, in Danzig, Dortmund, and New York. It includes personal documents, correspondence, and photographs.
Dates: circa 1895-1978

Carol Kahn Strauss Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25211
Abstract This collection documents the history of the Kahn family from the 19th century to the end of the 20th century. The bulk of the materials relate to Alfred and Lotte Kahn, who fled Germany for New York City in 1939, where Alfred made a career as a lawyer and Lotte as a stockbroker. Paper materials include a family tree, vital records, correspondence, memoirs, education and emigration records, World War I military records, clippings, speeches, and ephemera. Papers showing the activities of the Kahn family in the Congregation Habonim in New York City are also included, as well as a large amount of family photographs ranging from the 1880s to 1969.
Dates: 1826-1999

Deportations to Riga Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25096
Abstract This collection comprises deportation lists from several German cities to Riga.
Dates: 1941-1942

Dortmund Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3178
Abstract This collection contains original and photocopied correspondence, documents and clippings pertaining to Jews and the Jewish community in Dortmund, Germany.
Dates: 1911-2004

Paul Hirsch Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3382
Abstract This collection contains some correspondence and several clippings from the first three decades of the 20th century, as well as an research article written about Hirsch.
Dates: circa 1903-2000; Majority of material found within 1903-1932

Wilhelm Buchheim Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2078 / MF 687
Abstract The collection contains various personal documents of Wilhelm Buchheim and numerous lectures he gave in English and German. Lectures in folder 2 include English language (held in London) "Does Anti-Semitism Affect the Character of the Jews?" and "Education in Germany" . Germany language lectures include "Das Jüdische Kind und seine Umwelt" "Apologetische Fragen im Religionsunterricht" "Die Neuordnung der Lehrerbildung." Folder 3 contains clippings, often on pedagogical topics, with some articles by Buchheim, others by Gustav Krojanker. The Jewish newspapers include "Gemeindeblatt Essen", "Jüdische Schulzeitung" and "Blätter fuer Erziehung und Unterricht."
Dates: 1902-1956