Overview of the Fanny Jezierska letters received

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Overview of the Fanny Jezierska letters received

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
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Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Fanny Jezierska letters received
Dates: 1916-1939
Collection Number: 67040
Creator: Jezierska, Fanny, 1887-1945.
Collection Size: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives .
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Five original and thirteen photocopies of letters by the German communist leader Klara Zetkin, 1916-1932, relating to the communist and feminist movements in Germany; three letters by the German socialist leader Franz Mehring and his wife Eva, 1918, relating to political conditions in Germany; one letter by the German physicist Albert Einstein, 1932, relating to requests for reprints of articles; one letter by the German socialist youth leader Willy Brandt, 1936, relating to proposed united front activities with the German communist youth; and five letters by the German socialist leader Georg Ledebour, 1936-1939, relating to the socialist movement.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Fanny Jezierska letters received, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1967.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Polish-German socialist; secretary to Rosa Luxemburg.

Scope and Content of Collection

Five original and thirteen photocopies of letters by the German communist leader Klara Zetkin, 1916-1932, relating to the communist and feminist movements in Germany; three letters by the German socialist leader Franz Mehring and his wife Eva, 1918, relating to political conditions in Germany; one letter by the German physicist Albert Einstein, 1932, relating to requests for reprints of articles; one letter by the German socialist youth leader Willy Brandt, 1936, relating to proposed united front activities with the German communist youth; and five letters by the German socialist leader Georg Ledebour, 1936-1939, relating to the socialist movement.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Communism--Germany.
Women's rights--Germany.
World War, 1914-1918--Germany.
Anti-Nazi movement.
Socialism--Germany.
Youth movement--Germany.
Zetkin, Klara, 1857-1933.
Mehring, Franz, 1846-1919.
Mehring, Eva.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955.
Brandt, Willy, 1913-.
Ledebour, Georg, 1850-1947.