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Archival materials

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 440 Collections and/or Records:

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

Irmgard Schüler Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 786
Abstract The collection contains various materials pertaining to Oskar Schüler, his wife Martha, and their daughter Irmgard Schüler.
Dates: 1901-1968

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

Jakob Wassermann Autographs Collection

Identifier: AR 253
Abstract The collection contains 37 letters and postcards written by Jakob Wassermann to family, friends, colleagues, and acquaintances, covering a variety of topics, from the deeply personal (his negative feelings toward his wife), to the professional (the sale of his books), and to the mundane (his appreciation for the United States). Most letters are accompanied by typed transcripts.
Dates: 1898-1933

Jakob Wassermann Collection

Identifier: AR 2189
Abstract The collection consists mainly of published and unpublished reminiscences about the author Jakob Wassermann by journalists and remote family mebers. Also included are two original autographs by Wassermann himself.
Dates: 1922-1991

Jüdische Friedhöfe im Kreis Bad Kreuznach - Rheinland-Pfalz.

Identifier: LBIJER 782
Abstract The file contains documentation of the Jewish cemeteries in Bad Kreuznach County: photographs of the gravestones, transcripts and translations of the inscriptions that appear on them and correspondence.
Dates: undated, 1981-1990

Jerome and Irene B. Bayer Collection

Identifier: AR 25000 / MF 886
Abstract Correspondence, photos, brochures, newspaper clippings, collection of theater plays by Jerome Bayer.
Dates: 1930s-1980s

Jerome Bayer Collection

Identifier: AR 6571
Abstract The collection contains a small section of family papers and personal correspondence. The bulk of the collection consists of materials related to Bayer's professional life and his writings.
Dates: 1928-1993

Jessurun family collection

Identifier: AR 1213
Abstract The collection pertains to the Portuguese Jewish Jessurun family in 19th century Hamburg, including business and private documents.
Dates: 1798-1841

Jewish Agency Mission to the Iberian Peninsula [October 1943 - September 1945].

Identifier: LBIJER 774
Abstract The collection contains various materials pertaining to the Jewish Agency Mission to the Iberian Peninsula, October 1943 - September 1945.
Dates: 1943-1989

Jewish Institutions of Adult Education in Berlin – Collection of Lectures

Identifier: LBIJER 492
Abstract The collection holds mostly manuscripts of lectures given primarily at institutions of Jewish adult education. They were given by various scholars, lecturing on Judaism; Jewish history; Jewish philosophy; and other topics pertaining to Jewish culture.
Dates: undated, 1933-1935

Jews in France collection

Identifier: AR 4078
Abstract Original documents from France pertaining to her Jewish population during World War I; the inter-war period; and the time of German occupation during World War II. Most documents originated with the Comité français d’information et d’action auprès des Juif des pays neutres and with the Alliance Israélite Universelle.
Dates: 1915-1943

Jews in Germany after 1945 collection

Identifier: AR 4197
Abstract The collection consists of clippings from West-German, Swiss, and US newspapers, as well as some correspondence, published materials and ephemera, describing various aspects of Jews in Germany after the Holocaust.
Dates: 1951-1995

Jews in Weimar

Identifier: AR 6261
Abstract This small collection holds name lists of Jewish residents in Weimar, 1879-1941, as well as reports from survivors of the Holocaust in Weimar. Also included is correspondence, describing these reports’ provenance.
Dates: 1986-1991

Johanna Fischer Family Collection.

Identifier: AR 4289 / MF 774
Abstract Family documents (1882-1939); photographs.
Dates: c.1882-1939

John H. Bergmann Collection

Identifier: AR 4861 / MF 613
Abstract Extensive collection of genealogical information, family trees, manuscripts, and clippings on Swabian Jewish communities, with a special focus on the Jewish community in Laupheim.
Dates: 1810-1991

John H. E. Fried Collection

Identifier: AR 7262 / MF 490 / MF 485
Abstract The John H. E. Fried Collection contains legal briefs prepared by Fried as a legal consultant to the Nuremberg Tribunal. Manuscripts, legal briefs, clippings, offprints, and memoranda by Fried, Justice Robert Jackson, John J. McCloy and others, cover a range of topics including war crimes, National Socialism, international law, and human rights. The collection contains proceedings of war crimes trials, in particular those of the Nuremberg Tribunal. Also of interest are drafts and research notes by Fried for books on human rights and international justice.
Dates: 1815-1997

Josef Kastein Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 119
Abstract The collection holds materials by and pertaining to the writer Josef Kastein (1890-1946).
Dates: undated, ca. 1930-1988

Joseph Fraenkel Family Collection

Identifier: AR 3097 / MF 775
Abstract Wedding songs and other celebratory writings as well as school and business materials pertaining to the extended family of Joseph Fraenkel, Berlin
Dates: 1811-1903

Joseph Lehmann Collection

Identifier: AR 1596
Abstract The collection consists of published sermons and speeches by Joseph Lehmann in folder 2, as well as obituaries for him by the Jewish Reform Congregation in Berlin in folder 1.
Dates: 1912-1933

Joseph Rodgers Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25315 / MF 861
Dates: 1882-1994; Majority of material found in 1920-1940