Papers, 1933-1969.


Papers, 1933-1969.

Chiefly correspondence between Lowenthal and Adorno (246 items), Horkheimer (1271 items), and Friedrich Pollock (866 items), along with correspondence and scattered writings of each of the above. Other persons represented include: Samuel H. Flowerman, Alice H. Maier, Margot von Mendelssohn, and Franz Neumann. Also materials pertaining to the Institute of Social Research, including correspondence about studies at the Institute and its relationship with Columbia University; as well as speeches, position statements, correspondence documenting the reopening of the Institut in Frankfurt in 1949.

7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.)



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Lowenthal, Leo (person)

Lowenthal (1900- 1993) was born in Frankfurt, Germany, and was professor of sociology at the University of California, Berkeley from 1956 to 1968. He was affiliated with the Institut für Sozialforschung for several years. The Institut was founded in Frankfurt in 1923 and was closed by the Nazis in 1933. During the war years it relocated to Columbia University (as the Institute of Social Research) and was reestablished in Frankfurt am Main, in 1949 under the direction of Max Horkheimer and Theodo...

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Neumann, Franz L. (Franz Leopold), 1900-1954. (person)

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Pollock, Friedrich, 1894-1970 (person)

Institute of Social Research (New York, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

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Adorno, Theodor (person)

Epithet: German philosopher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x0000db Adorno was a German professor of philosophy at the Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, and associate director of the Institut für Sozialforschung in Frankfurt. From the description of Music in radio (memorandum), 1938, [microform]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309774179 From the de...

Flowerman, Samuel H. (person)

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