Ludwig Adolf Cohn Collection 1846-1968


Ludwig Adolf Cohn Collection, 1846-1968

Ludwig Adolf Cohn Collection 1846-1968

The collection contains certificates, diplomas, notes, correspondence, and other miscellaneous materials relating to Adolf Cohn.



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Viebig, Clara, 1860-1952 (person)

Cohn, Wilhelm (person)

Cohn, Friedrich Theodor, -1936 (person)

Gesellschaft der Freunde (corporateBody)

Verein für Geschichte und Alterthum Schlesiens (corporateBody)

Geiger, Abraham, 1810-1874 (person)

Cohn, Käthe (person)

Cohn, Adolf, 1834-1871 (person)

Ludwig Adolf (Adolph) Cohn was born in 1834 in Breslau. In 1851 he was already studying history at the university, first in Breslau, then in Berlin. His dissertation was written on Heinrich von Löwen. After this dissertation he converted to Christianity and completed his Habilitation (second dissertation required in Germany to become a university professor) in Göttingen in 1857. He published several books in his short life and died in 1871 in Göttingen. From the guide to the Ludwig A...