Guide to the Sigfried Fritz Loewenthal Papers
1940-1941

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Collection Overview

Creator: Loewenthal, Sigfried Fritz
Title: Sigfried Fritz Loewenthal papers
Dates: 1940-1941
Size: 3 folders
Abstract:The collection consists of correspondence, affadadvits, and receipts of Siegfried Fritz Loewenthal, concerning his attempts to bring his relatives out of Nazi-occupied countries to the United States, Ecuador, Brazil, and Uraguay. One noted correspondent is Jacob Rosenheim, president of Agudas Israel World Organization.
Languages:Materials are in German, French, Portugese, and English.
Call No: 1987.010

About This Guide

Finding aid encoded August, 2009

Finding aid encoded in English.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, affidavits, and receipts of Siegfried Fritz Loewenthal, concerning his attempts to bring his relatives out of Nazi-occupied countries to the United States, Ecuador, Brazil, and Uraguay. One noted correspondent was Jacob Rosenheim, president of Agudas Israel World Organization.

Index Terms

This collection has been indexed under the following terms:

Organizations:
Agudat Israel
Persons:
Rosenheim, Jacob, 1870-1965
Subjects:
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Europe
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue
Document Types:
Affidavits
Correspondence
Receipts

Conditions Governing Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is available to researchers deemed to be qualified by the Archivist.

Conditions Governing Use

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