Overview of the Carl Landauer papers

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Overview of the Carl Landauer papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

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

Collection Summary

Title: Carl Landauer papers
Dates: 1909-1985
Collection Number: 90079
Creator: Landauer, Carl, 1891-
Collection Size: 28 manuscript boxes (11.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, printed matter, and sound recordings of interviews, relating to economics, world politics, and efforts to aid German Jewish refugees to the United States during the 1930s and World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Carl Landauer papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1990.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

German-American economist.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, printed matter, and sound recordings of interviews, relating to economics, world politics, and efforts to aid German Jewish refugees to the United States during the 1930s and World War II.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Economics.
World politics--20th century.
Germans--United States.
Jews--Germany.
World War, 1939-1945--Jews.
World War, 1939-1945--Refugees.
Refugees.
International relief.
Phonotapes.


Partial Collection Contents

 

Partial list of collection materials

box 2

Sound recordings of interviews of Carl Landauer by Ida Landauer 1982-1983

Note

Compact sound cassettes
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 1 1982 May 23 - June 5

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002170

Scope and Content Note

Heine's poems, Vati's childhood, leaving Germany, coming to Berkeley. Tape interview gives the date as 5 Jun 1982, but Ida Landauer gives the date as 23 May 1982.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 2 1982 June 11

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002171

Scope and Content Note

A discussion of German officers and systems. Touches on his activism and interest in journalism.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, aduiotapes 3, 3A 1982 June 12

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002172

Scope and Content Note

War Food Admininstration, newspapers, the mayor of Munich, Franz Feuchtwanger, family
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, aduiotape 4 1982 June 19-21

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002303

Scope and Content Note

Focuses on his parents and Nazi Germany
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 5 1982 August 8-16

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002304

Scope and Content Note

Vati
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 6 1982 October 7-11

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002305

Scope and Content Note

Vati's Parents. Hike with Carl Frenkl, C. Landauer - Ortler Area
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, tapes 7, 8 1982 October 24

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002306

Scope and Content Note

Early political
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 9 1982 November 11-20

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002449

Scope and Content Note

Israel. Going to U.S.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 10 1982 December 11-27

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002450

Scope and Content Note

Germany. The first year communication system.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 11 1983 January 16

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002451

Scope and Content Note

Vati, Mutti on romantic Love, and a brief discussion between Ida and a third person about unions in the South.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 12 1983 January 16 - February 6

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002452

Scope and Content Note

The loyalty oath and Berkeley, Mutti's Mother, Ilse, Walter, etc.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 13 1983 February 21

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002493

Scope and Content Note

Gerti's Wedding, Democrats, Free Speech Movement at Berkeley, book on social planning and the history of socialism.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 14 1983 March 6 - April 3

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002494

Scope and Content Note

Paul Taylor, family poems, Krober, Uncle Felix, vacations (Europe), Agathe (Vati's tutor)
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 15 1983 April 3

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002694

Scope and Content Note

Vati's tutors - Agathe, Sabine, Adele, Miriam Dyer Bennett
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 16 1983 June 12-19

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002695

Scope and Content Note

Alfred Werner, Louisa Rinser, Von Puthammer
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 17 1983 July 30 - August 7

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002696

Scope and Content Note

Eisner. The Peaceful Revolution
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 18 1983 August 4

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002697

Scope and Content Note

The Peaceful Revolution. Eisner. Auer. Hoegner.
box 2

Carl Lanauer interview, audiotape 19 1983 September 11

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002698

Scope and Content Note

Kiel interlude. Thomas Mann family.
box 2

Carl Landauer interview, audiotape 20 1983 October 2

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 90079_a_0002699

Scope and Content Note

Last interview. Mutti's and Vati's early days. Mutti's family (Thorn). Mutti's impressions of socialism in America.