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Archival materials

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 423 Collections and/or Records:

Fred W. Lessing Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2235 / MF 483
Abstract Family documents, correspondence, genealogical tables, memoirs, photographs
Dates: 1800-1963

Frida Ilmer Grosser Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10562 / MF 954
Abstract Personal papers and writings of Frida Ilmer Grosser, documenting her career as a scholar of German literature.
Dates: 1901-1992

Frieda Friedlander collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4994
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of materials pertaining to the Friedlander/Friedlaender families, descendents of the prominent banker and member of the Prussian House of Lords, Dagobert Friedlaender (1826-1904) from Kolmar, Posen (Chodzież, Poland). Also included are correspondence and other materials, documenting the efforts of Frieda Friedlander to assist the work of OSE in France and in the United States after World War II.
Dates: 1890-1981

Frieda Hirsch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 30
Scope and Contents "Mein Weg von Karlsruhe ueber Heidelberg nach Haifa" is the memoir of Frieda Hirsch (née Goldberg) (1890- ). She describes the history of her parents, her upbringing in Karlsruhe as daughter of a well-to-do Jewish-orthodox family, her education at a humanistic high school (Gymnasium), her university studies (medicine) in Heidelberg, Karlsruhe and Breslau (1908-1913), and life during World War I in Karlsruhe and Heidelberg. She married Albert Hirsch (1887-1954) in 1915, a medical student and member of the Zionist student organization "Verein Juedischer Studenten" and settled in Heidelberg, where Albert worked as a pediatrician. Frieda Hirsch tells about life in Heidelberg, the births and upbringing of her children, various friendships (among others with Georg Hermann, Frieda Reichmann, Erich Fromm, and Eugen Taeubler), Zionist activities of her husband, and first anti-Semitic persecutions in Heidelberg in 1933. She gives detailed testimony of her emigration from Heidelberg via Salzburg and Triest to Haifa, where the family settled, of the difficult first years in Palestine with her husband opening a new medical office, and describes her experiences during World War II in Haifa, the founding of the state of Israel in 1948 and moving to Kiryat Ono after her husband's death in 1954.

The second text, an attachment of Hirsch's memoir, contains a genealogical table and a detailed history of Frieda Hirsch's (née Goldberg) and Albert Hirsch's families.
Dates: 1965

Frieda Wunderlich Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3230 / MF 480
Abstract Correspondence, including letters from Alvin Johnson and Thomas Mann.
Dates: 1919-1969

Friederike Reisz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11039
Abstract Questionnaire I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute; photocopies of various materials, such as emigration papers, photographs and others pertaining to Friedericke Reisz and her husband, Ladislaus Reisz.
Dates: 1913-1999

Friedmann and Rosenthal Families

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6200 / MF 769
Abstract Family documents, genealogical tables, wedding announcements and wedding journal, map of Westprussia
Dates: [unknown]

Fritz Friedlaender Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7201 / MF 621
Abstract The collection mainly contains articles, notes, manuscripts and other writings by Fritz Friedlaender on various topics as well as articles from other authors on related topics. There are articles on Gabriel Riesser, Friedrich Meinecke, Moritz Heimann, Heinrich Heine, Stefan Zweig, Richard Beer-Hofmann, Ulrich Sanders and others. The collection also contains letters to Friedlaender from Leo Baeck, Ismar Elbogen, and Max Wiener (1935-1972), and misc. personal documents.
Dates: undated, 1924-1980

Fritz Meir Fraenkel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 97
Scope and Contents The collection contains a manuscript by Fritz Meir Fraenkel titled "Deutsche Juden im alten Jischuw" (typescript, 16 pp.) about German-Jewish emigration to Palestine before the founding of the Zionist movement, focusing on "Kolel Hod", an organizational and financial institution and a "Landsmannschaft" founded by immigrants of German and Dutch origin in Palestine in 1837.

The collection, furthermore, includes offprints and clippings of articles by Fraenkel (such as "Zur Folklore der Berliner Juden from" (1957), "Zur Deutung einiger Kontraktionen im Hebraeischen" (1958), "Abraham und Aron – zwei Beitraege zur biblischen Namensforschung" (1962), "Drei verkannte Fluessigkeitsbenennungen im Hebraeischen" (1967), "Deutsch und Hebraeisch miteinander verwandt?" (1969)), book reviews by Fraenkel, and ten editions of the periodical "Sprachwart. Monatsblaetter fuer Sprache und Rechtschreibung" (1962-1969) as well as three editions of the journal "Archiv fuer das Studium der neueren Sprachen" (1961-1965) mostly containing articles by Fraenkel on linguistic matters (German and Hebrew language).

The linguist Fritz Meir Fraenkel was born in Berlin in 1906. He was a member of the Zionist youth movement "Blau-Weiss" and other Zionist organizations and wrote for the weekly "Juedische Rundschau" until 1938.

He immigrated to Palestine in 1933 and settled in Jerusalem. He worked for "Keren Hayesod" and other institutions and continued writing articles for various Hebrew journals and newspapers.

Fraenkel died in Israel in 1976.
Dates: 1937-1970

Fuchsstadt; Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10995 / MF 829
Abstract Miscellaneous materials pertaining to the history of the Jewish community of Fuchsstadt (near Reichenberg)
Dates: 1811-1945

Fuerth Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 994
Abstract Various materials related to the Jewish community of Fuerth.
Dates: 1705-1974

Gabriel Riesser Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 2027
Abstract This collection contains a variety of material regarding Gabriel Riesser, such as personal and professional correspondence in his own hand; a typescript, describing two publications about Riesser; photographs of his portrait; and a 1983 letter to the Leo Baeck Institute, discussing correspondence from Adolphe Cremieux to Gabriel Riesser. Also included is an album with personal messages from friends and colleagues.
Dates: 1840-1963

Gabrielle Kaufmann Koppell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6182 / MF 925
Abstract Correspondence, tax documents, manuscript about Palestine 1935; correspondence and documents related to the Kindertransport. The bulk of the collection consists of letters from Guenther und Werner Koppel, soldiers in World War I.
Dates: 1905-1935; Majority of material found within 1915-1918

Gelnhausen, Jewish Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6397
Abstract The collection consists mainly of the correspondence of Johanna Boetz, Richard Scheuer and the city of Gelnhausen about its Jewish community in general and particularly about the rededication of the local synagogue on September 25, 1986. Also included are press releases and newsletters, manuscripts such as "Das Schicksal der Juden im Main-Kinzig-Kreis, Jugendliche suchen eine Erklaerung," and clippings.
Dates: 1981-1993

Georg Steindorff Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10029
Abstract The collections contains Georg Steindorff's 1937 journal, calendars, various photographs and some biographical data.
Dates: 1937-1972; Majority of material found within 1937-1947

George Arnstein Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25511
Abstract Manuscripts, correspondence, notes and clippings compiled by George Arnstein for his family research endeavors.
Dates: [unknown]

George F. Rohrlich Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25142 / MF 913
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of materials documenting the planning of the 50th reunion of Harvard Refugee Scholars. There are also a few materials documenting the establishment of the Harvard Refugee Scholar program.
Dates: 1938-1994

George Manasse Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6379
Abstract The file contains various documents pertaining to George Manasse.
Dates: 1923-1989

George Popper Family Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4898 / MF 693
Abstract Vital records, educational certificates, professional documents, and other archival materials pertaining to several families who were related by marriage to George Popper. All materials originated from Austria, Bohemia, and Moravia.
Dates: 1832-1944, 1980

Gerald M. Friedman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10969 / MF 892
Abstract Correspondence and other documents pertaining to Gerald Friedman and the Friedman family.
Dates: 1921-2002

Gerda Lerner Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25149 / MF 1008
Abstract The collection contains materials related to several members of the Kronstein/Neumann/Mueller families; both original documents as well as additional biographical information and excerpts from Gerda Lerner's book "A Death of One's Own". The bulk consists of correspondence, mainly written from Ilona Kronstein's exile in Nice to her daughter Gerda in the United States. In one letter, Ilona Kronstein describes a brief stay in the Gurs camp. Most of the correspondence has been summarized by John and Eva Englander, the summaries are included in the folders.
Dates: 1939-1978

German Army Proclamations Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7076
Abstract Multilingual German army proclamations issued during World War I, in Vilna, Warsaw, and German General Headquarters for the Eastern Front, containing regulations, announcements, warnings, war dispatches, and election list for Jewish elections in Liebau (today Leipaja, Latvia).
Dates: 1915-1917

Gerrard Salomon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 10488 / MF 588
Abstract Diaries of Gerd-Adolf Salomon (1937-1939); photos from school; publications from Eerde school (1934-1939); school assignments; school report card (1936), letters, photos; poems with illustrations; marriage of Annie Mann and Lutz Salomon and list with guests (1924); marriage announcement; biography.
Dates: 1924-2004; Majority of material found in 1924-1939

Gerstle-Reichenberger Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4036 / MF 903
Abstract This collection contains genealogical materials and correspondence related to the Gerstle, Reichenberger, and other families.
Dates: 1794-1999

Gerta S. Freeman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11035
Abstract The collection contains Questionnaire I + II of the Austrian Heritage Collection at the Leo Baeck Institute. Also included are photocopies of various documents pertaining to Gerta Spiegel Freeman and her family in Vienna, Austria, such as education certificates, emigration documents, photographs, and others. Typescripts include Gerta Freeman’s autobiographical manuscript after her arrival in the United States in May 1938, and the transcript of an interview with her brother Harry Spiegel.
Dates: 1915-1999

Gertrude Berliner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1227
Abstract This mostly unorganized collection holds manuscripts, drawings and correspondence, as well as some vital records, photographs and published materials pertaining to the author Gertrude Berliner and her family in Vienna, Austria, and in Hanover, Germany. Most of her writings deal with family and emigration, personal recollections and reminiscences of childhood and adulthood.
Dates: 1881-1990

Gertrude Hammerschlag Berg Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25862
Abstract Correspondence and some official documents pertaining to Gertrude Hammerschlag, her parents and others, from her forced emigration from Vienna in 1939 until after World War II.
Dates: 1939-1949

Gertrude Knopf Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 11692
Abstract The bulk of the collections consists of correspondence to Gertrude (Trude) Münzer (later Knopf) in Palestine from her parents, Moses and Lisa (Feige Liebe née Bien) Münzer and her siblings Nelly (married Herze, * 1917); Benno (* 1920); Elfriede (* 1925); and Siegfried (* 1927); all of them (except for Benno) perished in the Holocaust.
Dates: 1938 - 2003

Gesamtarchiv der deutschen Juden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 6814 / MF 680
Abstract Records from "Gesamtarchiv der deutschen Juden" regarding the communities of Krefeld, Koenigsberg, Pommerania, Posen, Bromberg, Schoppe, Dessau, Pilsen, Czernowitz, Galicia and Stockholm, Sweden; correspondence between police department of Paris, France, and the police department in Berlin, 1848, regarding German refugees in Paris.
Dates: 1781-1925

Gilbert Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 1028 / MF 818
Abstract Correspondence, documents, photographs, etc. related to members of the Ginsberg/Gilbert family.
Dates: 1889-1965