Scope and arrangement
The collection consists of correspondence; writings, including a travel diary; legal and identification documents; printed matter and newspaper clippings; photographs of both Schurgast and her friend Ellen Key; and one file of materials related to Alexander Deutsch, an émigré friend.
In German and English.
The Margarete Schurgast Papers are organized as follows:
- General correspondence, 1928, 1939-1945, n.d.
- Travel diary, 1924, 1941
- Writings and lecture notes, undated
- Legal and identification documents, 1940-1944
- Printed matter and newspaper clippings, 1937, 1941, 1947, n.d.
- Alexander Deutsch materials, 1938-1941, n.d.
- Photographs, ca. 1918, 1926, 1944, n.d.