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Erich and Luise Mendelsohn papers, 1894-1992

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Mendelsohn (Erich and Luise) Papers

Title: Erich and Luise Mendelsohn papers
Dates: 1894-1992
Number: 880406
Creator/Collector: Mendelsohn, Erich
Creator/Collector: Mendelsohn, Luise
Extent: 22 Linear Feet (43 boxes, 2 flat file folders)
Abstract: The archive, from the estate of Luise Mendelsohn, comprises the personal correspondence and documents of the Mendelsohn family. Includes transcripts or originals of correspondence between Erich and Luise Mendelsohn (1910-1953) reflecting Erich Mendelsohn's architectural, aesthetic, and political development. Other papers concern Erich's architectural legacy and include manuscripts of Luise's unpublished autobiography and biographical notes on her husband, photographs of family life and architectural projects, microfilm copies of typescripts and drawings, audiotapes of lectures, and five drawings by Erich's students.
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Language: Collection material is in German and English.
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
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Author: Scott Wolf


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