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Silesia -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Felix Hepner Collection

Identifier: AR 7210
Abstract The collection consists mainly of Felix Hepner's account books in Posen, 1885-1905, as well as records of the peasants' council in the district of Trzebnica in Poland and some manuscripts.
Dates: 1885-1944

Salomon Baer Spiro Collection

Identifier: AR 7055
Abstract The collection from the estate of Salomon Baer Spiro holds two volumes of bound manuscripts containing the Hebrew writings and religious interpretations of rabbis and community members in Silesia. Also included are explanatory notes for the manuscripts and one of its authors - Joseph the Preacher, as well as loose leaves found between the manuscript pages.
Dates: circa 1690-circa 1960; Majority of material found in 1600s-1800s