Rabbi Wilhelm Weinberg 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.
- 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.
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1985 July 10
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Document | Accession Number: 1999.A.0163 | RG Number: RG-10.238
Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0163.2 | RG Number: RG-90.128.0001
Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0163.3 | RG Number: RG-90.128.0002