Found 8 collections related to Germans -- United States

Miller, William B., d. 1959 -- recipient
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 19052
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Letters to William B. Miller, German emigrant and artist in Brooklyn, New York, chiefly from Captain Carl Grasshof, Margarete Grasshof, and Trygve Narvesen expressing thanks for his donation of reading material and other goods to German prisoners... more
Schlaraffia Nova Yorkia
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 23094
.1 linear feet (1 volume)
The Schlaraffia was a German émigré social club, founded in Prague in 1859 and focused on the arts and humor. The Schlaraffen Stammtisch register dates from 1911 through 1914 and details the membership and meeting attendance of the New York City... more
Bumbala, W. J
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 426
1.5 linear feet (1 v.); 1 microfilm reel
W.J. Bumbala was a radio engineer for an electrical equipment company in Phoenix, Arizona. During World War I he was interned in the U.S. as a German enemy alien. Autograph album which Bumbala kept during his internment at Fort Douglas, Utah... more
Henrici, Ernst, 1854-1915
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1381
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
One volume containing manuscript copies of two works by Ernst Henrici which he compiled between 1902 and 1904 while living in Baltimore, Maryland. The two stories included are Die Aztekenblume; and Indiana, which he notes was drafted in 1897 in... more
Luhning, John Nicolas, 1820-1890
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4528
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Miscellaneous legal papers of John Nicolas Luhning, a German national who moved to California in 1849, relating to cases before the New York State Supreme Court and the New York Superior Court in the period 1850 to 1863, with a brief biographical... more
Pilat, Ignaz Anton, 1820-1870
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2427
.31 linear feet (1 box)
The Ignaz Anton Pilat Papers contain correspondence, official documents, newspaper clippings, booklets and pamphlets, and photographs and other graphics. The largest series is correspondence, chiefly between Pilat and other individuals involved in... more
Helbig, Richard E. (Richard Ernest), 1870-1941
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22943
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Richard E. Helbig was a New York Public Library employee who worked with the German-American collection. His papers (1896-1938) are comprised of articles authored by Helbig; correspondence; bibliographic reports; and notes on the library's German... more
Klefeker family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18168
3 linear feet (7 boxes)
The collection contains correspondence among members of the Klefeker and Saxer familes in Germany and the United States, 1844-1906, family photographs, autograph albums, and other memorabilia. Nearly all of the materials in the collection are... more