The Papers of Heinz A. Lowenstam were given to the Caltech Archives by the Division of
Geology. The Steven Weiner correspondence was supplemented by Lillian Weitzner.
Heinz A. Lowenstam was born on October 9, 1912, in Upper Silesia, Germany. He was
educated at the University of Frankfurt and began his graduate work in geology and
paleontology at the University of Munich just at the time of Hitler's rise to power.
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