Alfred Schutz FamilyCollection 1868-2005 bulk 1935-1959


Alfred Schutz FamilyCollection 1868-2005 bulk 1935-1959

This collectioncomprises the family papers of the social scientist Alfred Schutz and his familymembers, including his wife, parents and daughter. The majority of the collectionconsists of correspondence, especially concerning family members' immigration. Asidefrom correspondence, the collection holds official, travel and identification papersand vital records, the creative writing of Alfred Schutz and other family members,and a small amount of material on restitution and genealogy.








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New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (corporateBody)

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Schutz, Ilse, 1902-1990 (person)

Lang, Evelyn Schutz (person)

Alfred Schütz (spelled Schutz after his immigration to the U.S.) was born on April 13, 1899 in Vienna, Austria, the son of Alfred and Johanna (née Heim) Schütz. His biological father died prior to his birth; his mother remarried his uncle and adoptive father, Otto Schütz, a banker. Alfred Schütz served in World War I and later studied law, sociology and philosophy at the University of Vienna, receiving his doctoral degree in law and social science in 1921. It was while studying ther...

Schütz, Alfred, 1899-1959 (person)

Alfred Schutz (1899-1959), professor of sociology at the New School of Social Research, author, and proponent of phenomenology. From the description of Alfred Schutz papers, 1925-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702137778 Alfred Schütz was born in Vienna on April 13, 1899. His early education at the Esterhazy Gymnasium was concluded with a comprehensive emergency examination in order for him to enter the Austrian army. Upon his return to Vienna in late 1918,...

Schutz, Otto, 1874-1942 (person)

Schutz, Johanna, 1873-1955 (person)

Schutz family (family)