Carl Beyth Collection, 1835-1975
AR 7175 / MF 687

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Leo Baeck Institute

Center for Jewish History

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Finding aid was encoded in EAD 2002 by Chris Bentley on May 13, 2009. Description is in English.
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Beyth, Carl
Title: Carl Beyth Collection
Abstract: This collection contains personal papers of Carl Beyth's family members as well as World War I era clippings and broadsides.
Languages: The collection is in German.
Quantity: 2 folders + 1 oversized folder
Identification: AR 7175 / MF 687
Repository: Leo Baeck Institute
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Biographical Note

Born in Bleicherode in 1903, Carl Beyth was a salesman until his emigration to Palestine, where he lived and worked in Kefar Shemaryahu.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains personal papers of Carl Beyth's family members as well as World War I era clippings and broadsides.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Box 1 of the collection is microfilmed - use MF 687 (1 reel).

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Readers may access the collection by visiting the Lillian Goldman Reading Room at the Center for Jewish History. We recommend reserving the collection in advance; please visit the LBI Online Catalog and click on the "Request" button.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011

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Access Points

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Box 1 of the collection is available on 1 reel of microfilm (MF 687).

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date (if known); Carl Beyth Collection; AR 7175 / MF 687; box number; folder number; Leo Baeck Institute.

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Container List


Box 1, undated, 1835-1920

2 folders
11Personal papers of family members and a history of the Jews of Bleicherode1835-1920
12Press clippings and fliers from World War I, the Revolution of 1918, the trial of Walther Rathenau's assassins, and about Jewish communities in the German Democratic Republicundated
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Oversized Materials, 1914-1922

1 oversized folder
ROS 11World War I broadsides, Berlin1914-1922

(A.) Broadsides from Berlin, 1914-1922:
"Deutschland im Kriegszustand", Berliner Tageblatt, July 31, 1914
"England bricht die diplomatischen Beziehungen zu Deutschland ab", Berliner Tageblatt, August 4, 1914
“Grosse Erfolge der Defterreicher”, General-Anzeiger für Dortmund und die Provinz Westfalen broadside, December 11, 1914
"Lemberg erobert!", Berliner Lokal-Anzeiger, June 22, 1915
"Neuer Fliegerangriff auf Metz", Berliner Tageblatt, December 19, 1915
"Unsere Siegesbeute bei Verdun", Possische Zeitung, March 12, 1916
"An die Bevoelkerung Berlins! Der Rat der Volksbeauf-tragten...", Dezember 7, 1918
"Wie lange wollt Ihr noch untaetig zusehen?...Spartakus erklaert dem deutschen Volk den Krieg ... Proletarier! Wacht auf!", January 1919
"Die Angeklagten im Rathenau-Prozess" (title page, Weltspiegel, October 1922) (copy in file).

(B.) "Allgemeine Mobilmachung in Deutschland", Berliner Lokal-Anzeiger, August 1, 1914

(C.) "England hat Deutschland den Krieg erklaert", Berliner Lokal-Anzeiger, August 4, 1914

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