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Ernst Schlochauer papers

Document | Accession Number: 2016.223.2

Certificates, correspondence, memoir, typescript texts, clippings, and ephemera, primarily related to the educational career of German emigre Ernst Schlochauer, after his immigration to the United States in 1941. Includes notes, syllabi, clippings, programs, and correspondence from his years a student at Queens College and Princeton University, his involvement with Jewish organizations affiliated with students at Queens College, and later material from when Schlochauer was a faculty members at Queens College. Also includes a certificate from the secondary school he attended in France, 1934; and a letter of reference from an instructor in Berlin, 1939. Material related to Schlochauer's frail health includes documents showing his rejection for service in the United States armed forces, and a memoir, titled "Memoirs of a Blue Baby," which discusses the impact his congenital heart condition had on his childhood and adult life.

1934-1958  (inclusive)
10 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Ursula Nelson
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Record last modified: 2017-06-06 10:28:05
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