M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives

GERMAN AND JEWISH INTELLECTUAL ÉMIGRÉ COLLECTION

Inventory of the
EMERGENCY RESCUE COMMITTEE
RECORDS, 1936-1957

(GER-032)

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Inventory Compiled by
Sandra Hunt Hawrylchak
September 1977



 
 
 
 
 
 

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Scope and Content Note

Box and Folder List


Emergency Rescue Committee
Scope and Content Note

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Files (copies) of letters, registration cards, and other materials of an organization based in New York City concerning some 170 Émigrés and their efforts to flee to the United States from Nazi persecution. Includes files about Alfred Döblin, Hans Natonek, Nelly Sachs, Fritz von Unruh, and Friderike Zweig. By 1950 the Emergency Rescue Committee and International Relief Association combined to form the International Rescue Committee.


Emergency Rescue Committee
Box and Folder List

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Folders are arranged alphabetically by the name of the émigré for whom aid is being requested with inclusive dates; additional correspondents of note are listed in ( ).

Box 1
Folder

1. Abramovitch, Marc, 1940-1941.
2. Adler Alfred, 1939-1942.
3. Aufhäuser, Siegfried, 1937-1940.
4. Bekessy, Emery, 1940-1941.
5. Berczeller, Richard, 1941.
6. Biel, Egon Vitalis, 1936-1941 (also: Paul Elbogen).
7. Chneour, Salmon, 1940-1944.
8. Döblin, Alfred, 1940-1941, 1963-1964 (also: Alma Mahler-Werfel; Max Reinhardt; William Dieterle; Bruno Frank; Erika Mann).
9. Dohrn, Klaus, 1940-1943 (also: Alma Mahler-Werfel).
10. Grünwald, Hanna Eisfelder, 1943-1944.
11. Farkas, Aladar, 1940-1941.
12. Fechenbach, Irma, 1944-1947.
13. Feibel, Lotte (Charlotte), 1940-1942.
14. Feuchtwanger, Lion, 1940.
15. Fischer, Alice, 1940-1947.
16. Fischmann, Lena, 1940.
17. Flake, Minna, 1940-1941.
18. Frank, Elena, 1940-1941 (also: Leonhard Frank; Thomas Mann).
19. Frank, Leonhard, 1940.
20. Freud, Ernestine, 1940-1942.
21. Habe, Hans, 1940.
22. Hahn, Hans, 1943-1944.
23. Heiden, Konrad, 1940-1946.
24. Heilbut, Iwan, 1940-1941 (also: Bruno Frank).
25. Helion, Jean, 1940-1941.
26. Jahiel, Richard, 1936-1941.
27. Jahoda, Marie, 1944.
28. Juhn, Adolf Erich, 1940-1941.
29. Jurkat, Dora, 1944-1946.
30. Jurkat, Ernest, 1941-1946.
31. Kaiser, Eleanore and Hanna, 1945-1946.
32. Kakies, Hans, 1940-1942.
33. Kaufmann, Fritz and Helen, 1940-1942.
34. Keller, Robert, 1940-1944 (also: Paul Hertz; Kurt R. Grossmann).
35. Kessel, Joseph, 1940.
36. Kesten, Hermann, 1948.
37. Kesten, Ida, 1940-1945 (also: Hermann Kesten).
38. Koerner, Herbert, 1940-1941.
39. Koffler, Camilla, 1940-1947.
40. Konopka, Ehrhardt, 1940-1941.
41. Krebs, Jan, 1946-1947.
42. Kriszhaber, Harry, 1940-1947.
43. Kunewalder, Adolf, 1945-1947.
44. Landau, Edmond, 1941-1945.
45. Landshoff, Beate. 1942-1946. 40p.
46. Landshoff, Eva, 1944-1945.
47. Langendorf, Ernst, 1940-1947 (also: Rudolf Katz).
48. Laumann, Kurt, 1940-1947 (also: Paul Hertz; Arkadij Gurland).
49. Lazarsfeld, Sofie, 1940-1941.
50. Liebling, Otto, 1944-1947.
51. Loewenstein, Sylva, 1946.
52. Malacki, Jean, 1946-1948.
53. Markiewicz, Helmut, 1940-1941 (also: Paul Pisk).
54. Masson, Andre, 1940-1945.

Box 2
Folder

1. Mayer, Erna, 1940.
2. Meckauer, Walter, 1940-1947 (also: Odo von Württemburg; Albert Einstein; Raoul Auernheimer).
3. Mehring, Walter, 1940-1946 (also: Kurt R. Grossmann; Lyonel Feininger).
4. Meyerhof, Walter, 1940-1941.
5. Michaelis, Henri and Cassie, 1940-1941 (also: Emil Oprecht).
6. Michel, Peter, 1940-1942.
7. Miscellaneous. Includes form letters, lists, etc., 1941 and undated.
8. Natonek, Hans, 1940.
9. Neumann, Alfred, undated.
10. Noth, Ernst Erich, 1940-1941 (also: Jules Romains; Jacques Maritain).
11. Oesterreicher, John M., 1940.
12. Oettli, Ola, 1945-1946.
13. Oppenheimer-Ophuls, Max, 1946-1942 (also: Heinrich Schnitzler; Hermann Kesten).
14. Osborn, Max, 1940-1941 (also: Gottfried Bermann-Fischer).
15. Otzep, Theodore, 1940-1942.
16. Paetel, Karl Otto, 1940.
17. Pauli, Hertha, 1940-1944 (also: Albert Einstein; Eric Severeid).
18. Peiper, Gisela, 1940-1944.
19. Pekelis, Alexander, 1940.
20. Perez-Perez, Emanuel, 1944.
21. Perls, Hugo, 1940.
22. Perls, Kaete, 1940-1941.
23. Pfempfert, Franz, 1940-1955.
24. Sachs, Nelly, 1955-1956 (also: Ricarda Huch).
25. Sahl, Hans, 1941.
26. Solzbacher, Wilhelm, 1940-1941 (also: Hermann Broch; William Sollmann).
27. Sonnemann, Ulrich, 1940-1941 (also: Paul Tillich; Thomas Mann).
28. Spett, Max, 1941.
29. Speyer, Wilhelm, 1940 (also: Hans Sahl).
30. Spindel, Pesea Lea, 1940-1941.
31. Spiro, Eugen, 1940-1942 (also: Hans Staudinger; Erika Mann).
32. Stand, Sigmund, 1940-1941.
33. Staub, Herbert Alfred, 1941.
34. Stedeli, Eva, 1940-1945 (also: Alfred Landé).
35. Stein, Alfred, 1941-1952.
36. Steiner, Willy, 1944-1946.
37. Stern, August and Liesl, 1941 (also: Norbert Muhlen; Konrad Heiden).
38. Stern, Hans, 1940-1944.
39. Sternberg, Ilse, 1944-1945.
40. Steuer, Gertrud, 1940-1941.
41. Strauss, Alfred and Regina, 1940.
42. Strauss, Kurt, 1940-1941.
43. Supervia, Rafel, 1944-1946.
44. Sussmann, Arthur, 1941.
45. Szendrei, Alfred, 1940-1941.
46. Szuecs, Josef, 1940-1942.

Box 3
Folder

1. Tannenwald, Simon, 1941.
2. Tarchiani, Alberto, 1940-1941.
3. Taurer, Bernhard, 1940.
4. Thalbeimer, Siegfried, 1940-1941.
5. Than, Joseph, 1940-1941.
6. Thanhauser, Justin, 1940.
7. Thon, Nathan, 1940-1941.
8. Thormann, Werner, 1940-1941.
9. Tiger, Emil, 1940-1941.
10. Timmermann, Frieda, 1940-1941.
11. Tischler, Victor, 1940-1942 (also: Robert Thoeren).
12. Toepfer, Ludwig and Clema, 1940-1944.
13. Torberg, Friedrich, 1940 (also: Willi Schlamm).
14. Tseretelli, Irakli, 1945-1946 (also: Joseph Buttinger).
15. Tuscherer, Erna, 1940-1942 (also: Kurt Bernhardt).
16. Twerska, Karola, 1946.
17. Ullmann, Ludwig, 1940-1942 (also: Max Reinhardt; Friderike Zweig; Ernst Lothar).
18. Vago, Joseph, 1941.
19. Vajna, Ladislas, 1941.
20. Van der Flugt, E., 1940-1941.
21. Varo, Remedios, 1941 (also: Benjamin Peret).
22. Veres, Michel, 1940-1942.
23. Verzeano, Maurice, 1941-1944.
24. Victor, Paul-Heinz, 1945-1946 (also: Walther Victor).
25. Victor, Walther, 1940.
26. Volski, Sophia, 1940-1942.
27. von Franckenstein, Joseph, 1941.
28. von Hildebrand, Dietrich, 1940 (also: Alvin Johnson).
29. von Unruh, Fritz, 1940 (also: Thomas Mann).
30. Vordtriede, Kaethe, 1939-1942 (also: Werner Vordtriede).
31. Wachsmann, Konrad, 1940-1941 (also: Richard Krautheimer; Walter Gropius; Albert Einstein).
32. Wang, Erich, 1939-1940.
33. Wagner, Helmut, 1941-1943.
34. Wantoch, Hugo, 1949-1950.
35. Wassermann, Eva, 1940-1943 (also: Hermann Broch).
36. Weigl, Nathan, 1941-1942.
37. Weil, Greta, 1941-1942 (also: Adrienne Thomas; Hermann Kesten).
38. Weinreich, Otto, 1941-1943.
39. Weinstein, Grete, 1945.
40. Weiss, Albin, 1940-1944.
41. Weiss, Mrs. Bernard, 1940-1941 (also: Albert Grzesinski).
42. Weissmann, Alfred, 1940-1941.
43. Weissmann, Josef, 1945-1948.
44. Welter, Marianna, 1940-1941.
45. Werber, Edwin, 1940-1941.
46. Werner, Harry, 1946-1951.
47. Wertheim, Margarete, 1940-1941.
48. Wilhartitz, Fritz, 1945.
49. Winkler, Ernst, 1940-1941.
50. Winter, Elizabeth, 1946.
51. Wittlin, Josef, 1940-1951 (also: Hermann Kesten; Helena Rubenstein).
52. Wolf, Alfred, 1940-1942 (also: Erika Mann; Victoria Wolff).
53. Wolf, Willy, 1940 (also: Ernst Lubitsch).
54. Wolff, Konrad, 1940 (also: Reinhold Niebuhr).
55. Wolff, Kurt, 1940-1941.
56. Wolff, Sigmund, 1940.
57. Wolff-Richter, Ellen, 1942.
58. Wollheim, Gert, 1941-1947 (also: Leonhard Frank).
59. Wolloch, Leo, 1940-1947.
60. Wolski, Berko, 1940-1942.
61. Wretzl, Peter, 1941.
62. Wronkow, George, 1940-1941 (also: Manfred George).
63. Zacharias, Werner, 1940-1941.
64. Zaitzeff, Leon, 1940-1941.
65. Zappler, Marcell, 1940-1941.
66. Zarnower, Teresa, 1940-1942.
67. Zeitlin, Boris, 1941.
68. Zeitlin, Michael, 1940-1942.
69. Zeitlin, Simon, 1942-1943.
70. Zernatto, Guido, 1940.
71. Zinner, Alfons, 1941-1943.
72. Zweig, Friderike, 1940-1943 (also: Benjamin W. Huebsch; Stefan Zweig).


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