Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg papers consist of the personal papers of the first post-Holocaust Chief Rabbi of Hesse and Frankfurt am Main. The papers include biographical materials, correspondence, printed materials, records relating to legal cases, writings, a nineteen-volume set of the Heidelberg Talmud, audio recordings, and a photograph album. The collection documents Weinberg’s work in reorganizing the surviving German Jewish community after the war and his examination of philosophical and ethical issues stemming from the Holocaust.
Provenance
Rabbi Norbert Weinberg and Mrs. Irene Weinberg, Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg’s son and widow, donated the Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg collection to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives in 1999.
Date
1909-1995
Search This Collection

Browse 3 Items In This Collection

Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg papers

Document | Accession Number: 1999.A.0163 | RG Number: RG-10.238

Date
inclusive:  1909-1995
Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg papers

Oral history interview with Irene Weinberg

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0163.2 | RG Number: RG-90.128.0001

Date
undated: 

Oral history interview with Abraham Hyman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0163.3 | RG Number: RG-90.128.0002

Geography
creation: Israel.
Date
interview:  1985 July 10
 
Record last modified: 2020-12-30 12:08:54
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn717788