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Alfred M. Silberfeld Genealogical Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0369
Abstract

This collection contains research papers, personal correspondence, and literary works of Alfred M. Silberfeld and his relatives. The collection includes copies of personal documents and photographs of Silberfeld's extended family and ancestors, collected and arranged as part of Silberfeld's genealogical research.

Dates: 1900-2015

Bergen-Belsen Photographs

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Identifier: MS Group 137
Abstract

Photographs taken following the liberation of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany during World War II.

Dates: 1945

Irgang-Entenberg-Kushner Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0370
Abstract

This collection contains the Irgang family's documents dated prior to their immigration to the U.S., documents that record their desire for naturalization, and other correspondence testifying to their efforts to gain ownership and compensation for property left behind in their native Jaroslaw, Poland.

Dates: 1926-1969

José Moskovits Antisemitism Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0402
Abstract Correspondence collected by Argentinian reparation lawyer and president of the Jewish Association of the Survivors of Nazi Persecution, José Moskovits, as part of a world-wide survey on antisemitism and attitudes toward Jews and Israel in the second half of the 1970s. Included are letters from various politicians, artists, scholars, literary authors, religious dignitaries, and others. Together with Asher Mibashan (1914-2005), the Buenos Aires bureau chief of JTA (Jewish Telegraphic Agency),...
Dates: 1976-2017; Majority of material found within 1976-1979

Kurt Metzger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0434
Abstract

Copies of sermons and Jewish community periodicals written or edited by German-American Rabbi Kurt Metzger (1909-1992) in the 1930s.

Dates: 1931 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1931 - 1939

Melvin and Pauline Valk Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0595
Abstract

Correspondence, academic writings, family histories, diaries, postcards, photographs, and other papers produced by former UF Professor, Melvin Valk and his wife Pauline.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1911 - 2012; 1825 - 2012

Richard M. Feist Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0326
Abstract This collection contains the papers of Richard M. Feist and some papers of Abraham Glück and Hermann Neudorf. These records include both personal and professional papers, and correspondence with members of the Jewish Brigade of the British Army, family members, members of Kibbutz Buckingham in England, various organizations in Europe and Palestine/Israel, and private persons searching for relatives or for other types of aid from 55 Search Bureau of the British Army of the Rhine following the...
Dates: 1945-1953

Schönwald Family Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0510
Abstract The collection includes letters, telegrams, and postcards sent to Henry Wald mostly between 1939 and 1941 by his parents and other relatives. While Henry Wald could escape Nazi Germany - he settled in Lincoln, Nebraska - his parents were waiting for a visa to leave Germany. They hoped to be reunited in the United States. The letters were transcribed and translated to English. An article detailing the history of the family under the Nazi regime by University of Florida professor emeritus of...
Dates: 1939 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1939 - 1941