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Albert Renger-Patzsch papers, 1890-1980 (bulk 1924-1966)

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Renger-Patzsch (Albert) papers
Series VI. Personal papers, 1890-1974 circa 86 items
This series contains documents related to the personal life of Albert Renger-Patzsch, his wife and children, parents, grandparents and great-grandparents; portrait photographs of Albert Renger-Patzsch, and poetry by two unidentified authors.
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20 12 Renger-Patzsch, Albert, 1901-1966, undated
25 items (30 leaves): baptismal, marriage and death certificates, high school diploma, certificates of employment, a document regarding military draft, a family tree, a lease of property, and 4 typescripts with biographical texts about R.P., including one autobiographical text.
20 13 Renger-Patzsch, Agnes, 1897-1976
8 items: baptismal, confirmation, vaccination and death certificates, a school diploma, and an employment certificate.
20 14 Other family members, 1853-1974
18 items: baptismal, marriage and death certificates of R.P.'s parents Ernst Karl Robert Renger and Johanna Frederike Dose (Frieda), his grandparents Christian Gotthelf and Rosalie Hermine Renger, great-grandparents Joachim Jacob August Dose and Friederike Auguste Cäcilie Grünberg, and his children Sonja Sabine and Ernst Norman. Also a telegraph from 1853 regarding "Herr von Braunschweig" (Agnes R.P.'s grandfather?).
20 15 Photographs, 1951-1966
4 black and white photographs of R.P., including 1 post-mortem. Three have Sabine Renger's firm stamp on verso.
20 16 Poems, 1909-1919, 1962
31 items: 22 poems from 1909-1919, and 9 poems from 1962. Many are undated, all are unsigned.


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