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Eloesser-Heynemann family papers, 1852-1922.
BANC MSS 71/216 c Box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Eloesser-Heynemann family papers, 1852-1922
Eloesser Heynemann family papers

Creator/Contributor:

Eloesser, Leo, 1816-1902

Creator/Contributor:

Heynemann, Hermann, 1831-1902

Creator/Contributor:

Eloesser, Arthur.

Abstract:

Contains 242 p. diary in German script by Leo Eloesser describing his voyage in 1861 and 1862 to San Francisco via England, New York and Panama; poems in German by Leo Eloesser; typescript copy of letter in English by Arthur Eloesser in 1922 concerning his business association with Heynemann & Co.; two notebooks of Hermann Heynemann containing copies of poems and articles as well as a description in English verse of his voyage from Australia to San Francisco in 1861. The collection does not contain any papers of Dr. Leo Eloesser. Also includes a series of newspaper articles by a different Arthur Eloesser (1870-1938) titled, "Erinnerungen eines Berliner Juden" ("Memories of a Berlin Jew");

Date:

1861 (issued)

Subject:

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Heynemann & Co. (San Francisco, Calif.)
Germans -- California
Jews -- California
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Panama -- Description and travel
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Commerce

Note:

Julie Helen Heyneman papers, (BANC MSS C-H 152)
Leo Eloesser, 1816-1902, was editor of the German newspaper Abend Post in San Francisco. His son Arthur Eloesser married Molly Heynemann, daughter of Hermann Heynemann. Their son was Leo Eloesser, 1881-1976, a thoracic surgeon.
Hermann Heynemann, 1831-1902, was President of the San Francisco Pioneer Woolen Factory and proprietor of the dry goods firm of Heynemann & Co. from 1861 to 1883.
In German and some English.

Type:

Diaries.
Poems.
Notebooks.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.4 linear ft.)

Language:

German
English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 71/216 c Box 1

Origin:

California