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Archival materials

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 423 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Weingartner Collection

Identifier: AR 25291 / MF 858
Abstract Vital records; certificates; clippings; correspondence pertaining to Henry (Heinz) W. Weingartner
Dates: 1914-

Henschel Family collection

Identifier: LBIJER 167
Abstract Notebooks and other manuscripts, as well as some correspondence and one photograph pertaining to the Rosenfeld and Henschel families.
Dates: 1902-1942

Herbert Owens Family Collection.

Identifier: AR 25175 / MF 1017
Abstract Diploma and licence for Oskar Weitzmann; photographs taken by Oskar Weitzmann, Herbert Owens' report about his emigration, Nazi and Olympic collectors cards, other photos.
Dates: 1916-1940; 1999

Herbert Seeliger Collection

Identifier: AR 3957 / MF 565
Abstract The Herbert Seeliger collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, photographs and clippings pertaining to Berlin’s Jewish community life. A large part documents Seeliger’s work on an extensive history of the Jews in Berlin.
Dates: 1936-1959

Herman Muehlstein Foundation Records

Identifier: I-519
Abstract The collection consists of the records of the Herman Muehlstein Foundation from 1947 to 2007. The Herman Muehlstein Foundation was a philanthropic organization that gave generously to educational institutes and agencies that supported Herman Muehlstein’s mission to improve the life and quality of young men and women in need of financial assistance. The Herman Muehlstein Foundation was established in 1947 and closed in 2005. The collection consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, legal papers, and grant proposals.
Dates: undated, 1947-2007

Hermann Baerwald Collection

Identifier: AR 744 / MF 973
Abstract Official documents, correspondence, diaries, lecture notes and other manuscripts (an autobiography), as well as eulogies, transcripts and published materials.
Dates: 1805-1929; 1990

Hermann Cohen Collection

Identifier: AR 1026 / MF 690
Dates: 1872-1992

Hermann Fuernberg Collection

Identifier: AR 7194 / MF 463
Abstract Correspondence and other materials on the Gildemeester Hilfskommittee including data gathered from potential immigrants.
Dates: 1932-1950s

Hermann L. Berlak Collection

Identifier: AR 3517
Abstract The collection consists of copies of official documents; publications; correspondence with Kartell-Convent fraternity brothers; and a report about Berlak’s internment as an enemy alien in the English camp of Onchan on the Isle of Man.
Dates: 1916-1950

Herta Marcuse and Rudolf Seegall Collection

Identifier: AR 10841
Abstract The bulk of the collection contains vital records, professional papers, correspondence and photographs pertaining to the dentist Rudold Seegall and to the dental nurse and secretary Herta Marcuse during their common life in England.
Dates: 1915-1948

Hertha Josias Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25212 / MF 1018
Abstract Collection of letters sent from Hertha Josias from Germany to her daughters Hannelore and Inge in Sweden; letters from Rosalie Selig.
Dates: 1940-1947

Hesse Decrees Collection

Identifier: AR 25198 / MF 647
Abstract Collection of decrees mainly related to the Jews of Hesse and Frankfurt am Main in particular.
Dates: 1705-1804

High Commission for Refugees from Germany Collection

Identifier: AR 7162 / MF 895
Abstract The collection consists of copies of correspondence on the placement of German refugees from the office of High Commissioner James G. McDonald with numerous refugee-aid organizations and prominent individuals as well as minutes of commission meetings, press releases, reports of commission subcommittees dealing with finances, passports, travel regulations and special problems of emigration by professionals.
Dates: 1933-1935

Hilde Moses Collection

Identifier: AR 10038
Abstract Vital records and other personal documents and certificates pertaining to Josef Dahl and his wife Frieda née Frank. Also included are school-, military-, and financial papers of Frieda’s father Hermann Frank, in addition to 3 marriage certificates for members of the Frank and Dahl families: Hermann Frank and Philippina Kahn, 1885; Bertha Blum and Nathan Kahn, 1892; and Josef Dahl and Frieda Kahn, 1919.
Dates: 1814-1959; Majority of material found in 1880s-1938

Hirsch-Wormser Family/Messingwerk AG collection

Identifier: LBIJER 500
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, reminiscences, and published materials pertaining to the “Messingwerke“ metal company and its successor firms in Halberstadt, Germany. The file also includes personal documents pertaining to Joseph Hirsch (1809-1871); Jenny Wormser née Hirsch (1848-1916) and others.
Dates: 1812-1988

Hope Feitelberg families collection

Identifier: AR 6143
Abstract The collection consists of memoirs and other manuscripts by David Feitelberg and other members of the Feitelberg-Hope families.
Dates: 1895-1993

Howard and Jenny Hall Collection

Identifier: AR 25249 / MF 907
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence between Howard and Jenny Hall, exchanged between 1943 and 1944. There is also correspondence documenting their efforts to bring their family members from Germany to the United States between 1939 and 1941. In addition, the collection contains the transcript and the translation of an interview, Howard Hall gave in Germany in 1996.
Dates: 1922-1997

Hugo Steinthal Collection

Identifier: AR 4056 / MF 730
Abstract The bulk of the collection consists of extensive research notes for a history of the Saarland and Lorraine and their Jewish communities from the 14th century until 1938, with a notable gap for the 19th century.
Dates: 1922-1958

Ida Loewenson Collection

Identifier: AR 11990
Abstract Various writings - poetry, short stories, essays, etc. - of Ida Loewenson, who used the penname Ida Loefen. Also included are Loewinson family trees.
Dates: 1901-1969

Ilse Rothblat Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25129 / MF 921
Abstract Correspondence, documents, cookbook.
Dates: 1857-1970


Identifier: AR 25474
Abstract This is a collection of clippings pertaining mostly to German-Jewish individuals, whose life, accomplishment, or death had been noteworthy enough to trigger the interest of an editor at a newspaper or a journal. From the 1960s to the end of the 20th century, archivists at the Leo Baeck Institute perused dailies, immigrants’ journals and periodicals of special interest groups in the United States, in Israel, in various European countries and beyond to discover traces of the scattered survivors of German-speaking Jewry. Birthday celebrations, special anniversaries and obituaries as well as reports about deeds and accomplishments were clipped from the publications and collected. Today, these clippings bear testimony of all these individuals’ lives and German speaking Jewry as a whole.
Dates: 1960s - 1990s

Ingrid Decker Collection

Identifier: AR 11676
Abstract Three essays by Ingrid Decker are bound together into one illustrated typescript. They all report about Jewish German survivors of the Holocaust and their emigrations to Mexico and to the Dominican Republic.
Dates: 1910-1984

Inventory of the Eberbach Jewish Community Collection

Identifier: AR 1412
Abstract The collection contains primarily biographical abstracts of Jewish personalities who were born in Eberbach. Also included are a few historic documents and a short glimpse at the history of the Jewish community in Eberbach.
Dates: circa 1913 - 2019

Irma C. Erman Collection

Identifier: AR 4106
Abstract The collection contains plays and poems by the writer Irma Erman, mainly reflecting on the plight of German Jewish refugees in Shanghai. Also included are poems by Carl Sandburg in German translation.
Dates: 1939-1992

Isaac de la Motta Collection

Identifier: P-493
Abstract Contains certified copies of various documents presented to the court and pertaining to the estate of Isaac de la Motta of Charleston, South Carolina. Included is a copy of a deed of sale for slaves owned by Sarah Canter de la Motta and witnessed by John Canter, and a copy of the ketubah, in Hebrew and also in translation, of Isaac de la Motta and Sarah Canter, signed by Levi Sheftall, Abraham De Lyon, Isaac Franks, Raphael Da Costa Amesquita, and Isaac de la Motta, with accompanying affadavits. It is unclear for what purpose these documents were prepared.
Dates: 1796-1832

Isidor A. Popper Collection

Identifier: AR 25225 / MF 1015
Abstract The collection contains mainly letters written to Isidor Popper before and during the German invasion of Czechoslovakia, asking for asylum in the United States. Also included are business records pertaining to Isidor Popper.
Dates: 1914-1951

Isidor Weisskopf Collection

Identifier: LBI-JMB-2008.1
Abstract Letters addressed to Isidor Weisskopf, Feb. 1939 - Dec. 1940, from his relatives and other members of the Jewish community in Ratibor (today Racibórz, Poland) about their planned or successful emigration.
Dates: 1936-1967

Jacob Bernays - Hans Bach Collection

Identifier: AR 7168 / MF 605
Abstract Correspondence and other documents collected and written by Hans Bach for the publication of his book about Jacob Bernays and the history of German Jewish intellectual life in the 19th century. Also included are autographs pertaining to Jacob Bernays and materials about his father, Rabbi Chacham Isaac Bernays.
Dates: 1840-1937

Jacoby Family Collection Lychen

Identifier: AR 4624 / MF 1055
Abstract The collection consists of various archival materials pertaining to the Jacoby family in Lychen (Brandenburg, Germany). In particular, it comprises citizenship papers and other vital documents as well as business ledgers from the 19th century. There is 20th century correspondence, mainly about genealogy, and clippings documenting conditions in Germany in 1934.
Dates: 1810-1977; Majority of material found within 1840-1934

Jakob Katz and Gerti Birnbaum Correspondence

Identifier: LBIJER 913
Abstract The collection contains the correspondence between Jakob Katz and his fiancée Gerti Birnbaum, and comprises 195 letters in seven folders. Katz's letters were written in Frankfurt, in Magyargencs (Hungary), and in London; Birnbaum's' letters were written in Kissingen, Antwerp, Amsterdam, Kreuznach, Berlin, Jerusalem, London, Frankfurt, and Tel Aviv. The earliest letter is dated July 1, 1933, and the last was written on February 18, 1936. Some letters are undated or appear to have been written by a third person.
Dates: undated, 1933-1936