Famous for his surreal illustrations of supernatural books, Hugo Steiner-Prag worked tirelessly as an artist and educator throughout wartime Europe and New York.
Mainly a composer of synagogue music, Arno Nadel's rich artistic life as a conductor, poet, painter, and playwright in early 20th century Germany was tragically cut short during the Holocaust.
Spitzbuben - a recipe from Marie Kauders's Vollständiges israelitisches Kochbuch. 1898
All about Lebkuchen
Many German-Jews remember baking chocolate cookies on Hanukkah, like Marie Kauder's recipe for Kleines Chocolade Backwerk.
A German-Jewish Hanukkah feast.
The LBI Library has in its collection hundreds of Jewish calendars published from as early as 1754 to the 21st century.
German-speaking Jewish refugees in Shanghai documented their lives in exile in a small number of newspapers and journals.
Julie Elias's recipe for Palets de Dames.
Erik Jan Hanussen's short-lived occult newspaper Berliner Wochenschau was controversial in part because its publisher's connection to Nazi officials.