Guide to the Susan Ehrlich Losher Family Collection, 1929-2007

AR 25304 / MF 931

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Finding aid was encoded in EAD 2002 by Chris Bentley on March 8, 2010. Description is in English.
October 31, 2013  Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Creator:Losher, Morton
Title:Susan Ehrlich Losher Family Collection
Abstract:A compilation of the Ehrlich family's saved documents and records of recent events, covering 75 years
Languages:This collection is in German and English.
Quantity:1 linear foot
Identification:AR 25304 / MF 931
Repository: Leo Baeck Institute Archives
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Biographical Note

Susan (Susi) Ehrlich Losher was born on August 15, 1929, in Ulm (Gewrmany), daughter of Max Ehrlich and his wife Karola nee Oppenheimer. The family immigrated to the U.S. in 1939.

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Scope and Content Note

A compilation of the Ehrlich family's saved documents and records of recent events, covering 75 years

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

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

Collection is microfilmed, please use MF 931.

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

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

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Related Material

See also: Losher Family Collection, AR 11270

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:

Identification of item, date (if known); Susan Ehrlich Losher Family Collection; AR 25304; box number; folder number; Leo Baeck Institute.

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Other Finding Aid

Content list on file

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

Follow the links to access the digitized materials.

Arrangement note: Original order maintained. Collection arrived in binders assembled by Susan Ehrlich Losher, the collection’s creator, and contains extensive inventories compiled by Morton Losher in 2007.


Series 1: Emigration and reparations. German and English, 1923-1961

5 folders
11Inventory list2007
12Personal and educational documents, correspondence, eulogies1923-1950
13Marriage of Max Ehrlich and Karola Oppenheimer and emigration1928-1947
14Immigration and reparation1947-1961
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Series 2: Memoirs and Bridges to Ulm Newsletter. German and English, 1977-2005

4 folders
16Inventory list2007
17Correspondence with Ulm officials and Ehrlich-Losher’s ‘Memories’ projectundated, 1999
18Interviews and clippings about the Jewish experience in Ulm1977-2005
19Bridges to Ulm Newsletter project1996-1999
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Series 3: Dokumentationszentrum Oberer Kuhberg (DZOK). German, English, and French, 1990-2005

4 folders
110Inventory list2007
111Correspondence with Dr. Sylvester Lechner1998-2003
112DZOK Mitteilungen (Newsletter)1990-2005
113Various other DZOK publications and related materials and clippingsundated, 2001
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Series 4: Essinger Family and the Essinger Landschulheim (boarding school) in Herrlingen. English and German, 1959-2005

5 folders
114Inventory list2007
115Photos, correspondence, clippings on Anna Essinger and the Landschulheim1959-2003
116Essinger-Oppenheimer correspondence and family historyundated, 2004
117Various correspondence1998-2005
118Anna’s Children—Anna Essinger and history of the Herrlingen Boarding School. DVD, one hourundated
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Series 5: Ehrlich and Oppenheimer family genealogical materials, and materials on their visits to Ulm. English and German, 1953-2007

5 folders
119Inventory list2007
120Oppenheimer familyundated, 1983-2007
121Ehrlich family1953-2007
122Visit to Ulm1991
123Visit to Ulm1997
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