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Ludwig Lewisohn collection

Identifier: 11-MWalB02050

Scope and Contents

The Ludwig Lewisohn collection contains 65 linear feet of manuscript material and represents the latter part of Ludwig Lewisohn’s writing career, from a year after his stay in Europe began ( 1925) to his death in 1955.


  • 1883-1975


Conditions Governing Access

Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.


65.00 Linear Feet

25 manuscript boxes other_unmapped


Arranged in five series: 1. Correspondence, 1919-1954; 2. Scrapbooks, 1906-1942; 3. Manuscripts, 1908-1955; 4. Personal Notebooks, undated; Miscellaneous, 1940s-1975.

For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listing.

Other Descriptive Information

Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

Processing Information

Processed by Kim Allegretto in 2003.  Archon finding aid created by Craig Bruce Smith in 2010.

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Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

About Us

The Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department at Brandeis University consists of two collecting units, the University Archives and Special Collections. University Archives documents the history and development of Brandeis University and its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Special Collections features a broad array of unique primary source materials across a wide range of disciplines that support research, teaching and learning at Brandeis. Learn more about our collections