Baumgardt, David, 1890-1963

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Born in Erfurt on April 20, 1890, David Baumgardt studied philosophy at various universities, and was a lecturer and assistant professor at the University of Berlin, 1924-1935. He emigrated to Great Britain in 1935 and to the United States in 1939, where he taught at various colleges and was consultant in philosophy to the Library of Congress. He died in New York City on July 21, 1963.

From the guide to the David Baumgardt Collection, 1907-1971, (Leo Baeck Institute)

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referencedIn Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars. Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars records. 1927-1949. New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. William Ernest Hocking Papers, 1860-1979 Houghton Library
referencedIn Rachel Bromberg papers, 1944-1981 University of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
creatorOf David Baumgardt Collection, 1907-1971 Leo Baeck Institute.
creatorOf Bromberg, Rachel. Rachel Bromberg Papers, 1944-1981. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Richard Lebrecht Collection, 1826-2005 Leo Baeck Institute.
creatorOf Broomell, Anna Pettit. Broomell-Cleghorn-Fisher Papers, 1876-1967 Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
referencedIn Abraham Aaron Roback papers, 1909-1965. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Bromberg, Rachel. person
associatedWith Bromberg, Rachel: Three pastoral novels person
associatedWith Broomell, Anna Pettit person
associatedWith Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars corporateBody
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
correspondedWith Roback, A. A. (Abraham Aaron), 1890-1965 person
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Great Britain
Restitution and indemnification claims (1933- )--Germany
Jewish philosophers--Germany
Labor Zionism--Germany
World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Jewish
College teachers--United States


Birth 1890-04-20

Death 1963-07-22





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