Lasker-Schüler, Else, 1869-1945

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Lasker-Schüler was a German poet and writer.

From the description of Drawings, and letters to Hanns Hirt, 1914-1917 and undated. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82391737

Lasker-Schüler was a German poet and writer.

From the guide to the Drawings, and letters to Hanns Hirt, 1914-1917 and undated., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Busch appears to have been acquainted with both Lasker-Schüler and Werfel; since he was writing about returning a lost wallet to Werfel he may have been a hotel or restaurant owner or employee.

From the description of Correspondence with Franz Werfel, 1913-1937. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155863767

Else Lasker-Schüler was a leading figure in the German avant-garde in the pre-war years. A poet, novelist, dramatist, illustrator and short story writer, she moved in 1933 to Switzerland before finally resettling in Jerusalam in 1940. She died in 1945.

From the guide to the Else Lasker-Schüler Collection, circa 1913-2002, bulk 1913-1942, (Leo Baeck Institute Archives)

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Berlinski, Herman. To a son : alto solo : strings, vibes, celesta, gongs / [music by Herman Berlinski ; poem by Else Lasker-Schüler ; translation by Ralph Manheim]. Jewish Theological Seminary of America
creatorOf Lasker-Schüler, Else, 1869-1945. Correspondence with Franz Werfel, 1913-1937. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Inge Worth Collection, 1868-2000 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
creatorOf Drawings, and letters to Hanns Hirt, 1914-1917 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Wassermann-Speyer, Julie, 1876-1963. Correspondence to Alma Mahler and Franz Werfel, 1933, 1941. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Ernst Collin Collection, 1899-1966 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
creatorOf Lasker-Schüler, Else, 1869-1945. Drawings, and letters to Hanns Hirt, 1914-1917 and undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Kurt Wolff archive, 1907-1938 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Simon, James, 1880-1944. Weltende / Else Lasker-Schüler ; James Simon. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Else Lasker-Schüler Collection, circa 1913-2002, bulk 1913-1942 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
referencedIn George Grosz papers, 1893-1981 (inclusive) 1919-1959 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Wolff, Kurt, 1887-1963. Kurt Wolff archive, 1907-1938. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Frank, Leonhard, 1882-1961. German Expressionism collection, 1909-1961 (bulk 1916-1934). University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
referencedIn James Simon Collection, 1931-1945 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
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associatedWith Asher, Ines person
associatedWith Asher, Louis Eller, 1877-1948 person
associatedWith Asher, Robert E., 1910-2008 person
associatedWith Berlinski, Herman. person
associatedWith Busch, Rudolf. person
associatedWith Collin, Ernst, 1886? -1953 person
associatedWith Fritz Huf. person
associatedWith Grosz, George, 1893-1959 person
associatedWith Hanns Hirt person
associatedWith Hirt, Hanns, person
associatedWith Josephson Joston Keiler Worth, Inge. person
associatedWith Koch, Georg person
associatedWith Lindner, Edda (Johannette Appolonia) person
associatedWith Rathenau, Walther, 1867-1922 person
associatedWith Seelig, Carl, 1894-1962 person
associatedWith Simon, James, 1880-1944. person
associatedWith Wassermann-Speyer, Julie, 1876-1963. person
associatedWith Wolff, Kurt, 1887-1963. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Switzerland
Palestine
Berlin (Germany)
Chicago (Ill.)
Subject
Jewish women authors--Germany
Exiled Jewish authors--Switzerland
Occupation
Poets
Lyricists
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Person

Birth 1869-02-11

Death 1945-01-22

Germans

German

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