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Archival materials

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 451 Collections and/or Records:

Tony Frenkl Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11032
Abstract

Questionnaire I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute; photocopies of various materials, such as vital records, emigration papers, correspondence, photographs, and others pertaining to Tony (Antonie) Frenkl, her parents, Josef and Irene Frischmann, and her husband, Kurt Frenkl.

Dates: 1893-1999

Trudy Richmond Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10722
Abstract

The Trudy Richmond Collection contains several snapshots, portrait postcards, photo albums, and a small amount of correspondence and documents documenting life with her family in Kassel during the 1920s, her subsequent travels, and life as an emigrant in the Eastern United States.

Dates: 1884-1998

United Jewish Appeal-Federation of New York collection

 Collection
Identifier: I-433
Abstract

United Jewish Appeal-Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York is the organization that resulted from the mergers of various New York federations with the New York office of UJA. UJA-Federation and its predecessor organizations have been a central force for communal planning and philanthropy in the New York Jewish community since 1917, and in overseas Jewish communities since 1939. The largest section of this collection covers the Federation of Jewish Philanthropies and its predecessor organizations in Manhattan, the Bronx and Brooklyn. Important subject areas include Federation’s work with their affiliated agencies including detailed budget files through most of the 20th century; UJA’s programs in Israel and campaigns in New York during the 1960s and 1970s; an overview of the UJA-Federation Joint Campaign 1974-1986; and the day to day work of the successfully merged organizations 1986-2000.

Dates: 1909-2004

Urias Heimann Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6492 / MF 560
Abstract

Notebook, album of stickers

Dates: undated, 1910

Uwe Westphal Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5528
Abstract

The collection represents Uwe Westphal’s research material for his book about the heydays and ultimate destruction of Berlin’s clothing and fashion industry, 1836-1939: ‘Berliner Konfektion und Mode : die Zerstoerung einer Tradition’.

Dates: 1836-1993

Veit-Simon Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4015
Abstract

This collection contains papers of several generations of the Veit and Simon families, including passports, letters of protection, contracts, wills, official and financial documents, and a few photographs. Some of the prominent individuals featured in this collection include Moses Mendelssohn, Dorothea Schlegel, and Meyer Amschel Rothschild.

Dates: 1763-1965

Verband Ehemaliger Leipziger in Israel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 465
Abstract

Documents pertaining to Irgun Olei Leipzig (Verband Ehemaliger Leipziger – Association of Leipzig Immigrants) in Israel.

Dates: 1953-1956, 1992-1993

Victor Polzer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3683 / MF 477
Abstract

Vital documents and educational and military papers; correspondence; articles, interviews, lectures, and stories by Victor Polzer.

Dates: 1899-1989

Vienna; Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2432
Abstract

The Vienna Jewish community collection comprises archival materials that document only some aspects of Jewish life in Vienna during the period between the two World Wars, with the notable exception of one item that illustrates anti-Semitism in 1848. Published materials (not online) from the late 20th century describe some aspects of past Jewish life in Vienna and the onset of the Holocaust.

Dates: 1848-2000

Volkmarsen Jewish community collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5803
Abstract

The collection consists of documents about Jews in the town of Volkmarsen, Germany.

Dates: 1986-2008

Wallach (Wallich) Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 809
Abstract

The collection contains various materials pertaining to the Wallach family, collected and edited by Else Levi-Mühsam (a decedent of the family), and comprises three folders.

Dates: 1930-1997

Walter B. Simon Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4261 / MF 827
Abstract

Published and unpublished manuscripts

Dates: undated, 1966-1974

Walter Breslauer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4129
Abstract

Published articles by the lawyer and Jewish community leader Walter Breslauer on matters of interest for German Jewish refugees after World War Two, including legal matters; international law; questions concerning restitution for German refugees; articles about Jewish personalities; and articles about the Jewish community in Berlin.

Dates: 1928-1981

Walter E. Katz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3986 / MF 609
Abstract

Military papers; photos; family trees; genealogical material.

Dates: 1886-1972

Walter Herlinger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11006
Abstract

Letters by Walter Herlinger to his family in Germany and in the United States.

Dates: 1933-1941

Walter Kominik Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10486 / MF 505
Dates: 1919-1995

Weil Family, Frankfurt Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6266
Abstract

The collection holds correspondence and manuscripts pertaining to the extended Weil family. The bulk of the correspondence comes from Berthold and Selma Weil in Frankfurt and in England to their children in Palestine/Israel and in the USA. Also included are letters from Rickchen Rosenthal née Marx (Selma Weil’s mother) from Frankfurt and Theresienstadt.

Dates: 1934-1994; Majority of material found within 1934-1956

Werner Dambitsch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11719
Abstract

Digital images of photographs and some correspondence, spanning the life of the musician Werner Dambitsch (Warner Danby).

Dates: 1916-2006

Werner Feilchenfeld Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4081
Abstract

Manuscripts and memoranda on Israel and the Middle East, restitution claims and transfers of funds from Nazi Germany. Also manuscripts related to Feilchenfeld’s duties as Executive Director of the Service for Palestine.

Dates: 1948-1962

West European Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4099 / MF 356
Abstract

This collection contains documents and manuscripts on Alsace-Lorraine, France, and Germany.

Dates: 1691-1941

West Prussia Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3525
Abstract

The collection holds a list of Jewish citizens in West Prussia, circa 1812. Also included are two published articles about the history of Jews in West Prussia.

Dates: [1812]; 1957; 1965

Westphalia Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2075
Abstract

Documents, clippings and reports pertaining to the Jews in Westphalia, Germany from the early 19th to the 20th century.

Dates: 1805-1993

Wiedergutmachung Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 337
Abstract

Various materials in 3 folders concerning Jewish claims and options of compensation for lost property after the end of War World II. Included are correspondence and various writings; minutes of meetings; as well as newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1939-1965

Wiesenthal Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 375 / MF 748
Abstract

The collection holds primarily vital and official documents, clippings, correspondence, photographs and publications pertaining to the pharmacist W. Wiesenthal in Brandenburg. Also represented is the Jacobs family, which was related to Wiesenthal by marriage.

Dates: 1847-1924

William Graetz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4121 / MF 567
Abstract

Personal documents of William Graetz, including military papers, and membership and identity cards. Records of ORT committees, minutes of executive committee meetings, correspondence and reports of the activities of ORT branches during the years 1926-1970 in Argentina, Bessarabia, Bolivia, Brazil, France, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, South Africa, Switzerland, and the USSR, also including letters from Leo Baeck. Records of the Jewish community of Berlin, in 1929 and 1930, including correspondence on juvenile care, financial reports, and meeting minutes. The following individuals are mentioned in this collection: Graetz, William; Baeck, Leo; Syngalowski, Aron; Lvovitch, David; Frumkin, Jacob; Sadler, Ilse.

Dates: 1915-1974

Wolf Family Collection, Dresden

 Collection
Identifier: AR 5834
Abstract

Family tree with drawings and a Latin document

Dates: 1722, 1728

Wolf Hamburger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 911
Abstract

The file contains various materials pertaining to the artist Wolf Hamburger.

Dates: 1914-1996

Wolf Netter & Jacobi Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7215 / MF 948
Abstract

The donated corporate records include advertisements and some business records, (1926-1934/35). There is a particularly rich collection of industrial photographs of the major plants (ca. 120 photographs). Box II complements the corporate material with scattered records of members of the Jacobi family as well as genealogical material on the Netter family.

Dates: 1895-1993; Majority of material found within 1895-1954

Wolf Popper Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25312
Abstract

Manuscripts, vital documents, correspondence, heraldry, and genealogical materials pertaining to Wolf Popper and his family, emphasizing Wolf Popper’s studies at the Hawtreys Preparatory School in England and to the family’s ennobled heritage. Also included is a manuscript about the mezzo-soprano Mathilde Marchesi, née Graumann (March 24, 1821 – November 17, 1913), who made her name as a singing teacher in Vienna, Paris and other European conservatories.

Dates: 1894-2007

Wuppertal Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10657
Abstract

Various publications reflecting on the Jewish community in Wuppertal, Germany.

Dates: 1991-1996