Frank L. Herz Collection Undated, 1960 - circa 1998


Frank L. Herz Collection Undated, 1960 - circa 1998

This collection contains materials from Frank L. Herz, primarily his correspondence about his birthplace of Heilbronn, Germany, and correspondence concerning his uncle, noted Communist and Social Democrat Paul Levi. It also contains correspondence with East German writer Ludwig Renn, some clippings and printed materials about Heilbronn, a small amount of miscellaneous personal correspondence, and four photographs.

0.25 linear feet (one box)



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Herz, Frank L., 1908-2006 (person)

Biographical summary written by Dr. Sibylle Quack, New York, 2008 Frank L. Herz (1908-2006) was born in 1908 in Heilbronn, a Swabian town in Germany, where his father was a merchant. Frank Herz grew up in a German-Jewish family. He had one brother, Kurt. His mother, neé Levi, came from the nearby town of Hechingen. She was the sister of Paul Levi, a close friend and lawyer of Rosa Luxemburg. After Luxemburg´s murder in 1919, Paul Levi was head of the German Communist Par...

Levi, Paul, 1883-1930 (person)

German communist leader. From the description of Paul Levi miscellaneous papers, 1919. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869736 Biographical/Historical Note German communist leader. From the guide to the Paul Levi miscellaneous papers, 1919, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

Renn, Ludwig, 1889-1979 (person)

Schaber, Will (person)