Fontane/Pietsch collection, 1845-1977.


Fontane/Pietsch collection, 1845-1977.

Collection (1845-1977) consists of correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and photographs. There are 39 letters (1872-1898) in German from Fontane to Pietsch concerning personal and literary affairs along with photocopies, English translations by Lieselotte Kurth-Voigt, and Kurth-Voigt's article (1977) on the correspondence. Included also are 42 letters (1904) sent to Pietsch on his 80th birthday by other literary figures including Karl Frenzel, Paul Heyse, Oscar Blumenthal, and Clara Viebig. There is one letter (1845) written by Jacob Grimm, and photographs of Fontane, Pietsch, and Adolph Menzel.

.5 linear ft. (1 document box)



Related Entities

There are 10 Entities related to this resource.

Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863 (person)

German philologist and mythologist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Berlin, to Herr Schlemmer, bookseller in Go╠łttingen, 1843 Feb. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270498403 ...

Heyse, Paul, 1830-1914 (person)

Frenzel, Karl, 1827-1914 (person)

German novelist and critic. From the description of Autograph quotation signed : [n.p., n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870829 ...

Pietsch, Ludwig (person)

Doren, Anna Pietsch. (person)

Fontane, Theodor, 1819-1898 (person)

No information available. From the guide to the Theodor Fontane Papers, 1969, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]) ...

Kurth-Voigt, Lieselotte E., 1923- (person)

Biographical Note: Lieselotte E. Kurth (b. 1923) was a Professor of German at the Johns Hopkins University from 1963 to 1989. Dr. Kurth's research and teaching centered on the novel, especially 18th and 19th-century German novels. From the description of Lieselotte E. Kurth-Voigt papers, 1960-1989. (Johns Hopkins University). WorldCat record id: 48380075 ...

Menzel, Adolph, 1815-1905 (person)

German painter, illustrator, and lithographer. From the description of Letters, 1857-1883. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 81532337 ...

Viebig, Clara, 1860-1952 (person)

Blumenthal, Oscar, 1852-1917 (person)

German dramatist and critic. From the description of Autograph letter signed (fragment) : [n.p.], to an unidentified recipient, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870351 German theatre manager, critic, and publisher. From the description of Letter signed : Berlin, to Oscar Wilder, 1892 May 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270537608 ...