Levi (Levӱ), Heinrich, 1861-1930
- Existence: 1861-1930
Heinrich Levi (also spelled Levӱ or Levy) was born on August 30, 1861 in Greisheim, Germany. He lived in Darmstadt with his wife, Julchen Stein Levi. Their daughter Bella Levi Loeb went on to marry Emil Loeb and escape Nazi Germany in 1939.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: B407.02.0001
Overview Box contains Ernest Loeb's Bronze Star Medal and Certificate, one (1) Loeb family scrapbook, three (3) framed photographs, one (1) 1947 diary, two (2) German ID cards, two (2) German passports, and one (1) passport cover.
Overview This is the German passport of Henrich Levy, Ernest Loeb's maternal grandfather. The passport is in German, and reads "Deutsches Reich Reise-Pass" on the front, and has the German eagle crest printed on the front. The name of the passport holder is "Herr [Mr.] Henrich Levy". His nationality, "Staatsangehoerigkeit", is listed as "Hessen". Passport is stamped repeatedly with a stamp that reads "Hess. Polizeiamt Darmstadt", the police office of Darmstadt, Germany. The passport was issued on July...
Overview Collection contains family documents and material objects related to the Loeb Family. Many of these items relate directly to the Holocaust and WWII. Important items include German passports and IDs, documents relating firsthand accounts of WWII and the Holocaust, photographs from before, during, and after the war, including photographs of Ernest Loeb as a US soldier in Germany, Ernest Loeb's Bronze Star Medal, scrapbooks, early German school report cards, and Jewish books of scripture.
Overview File contains seventeen (17) photographs from around 1920 to around 1939. Portraits include Heinrich Levi, Emil Loeb, Frank and Ernest Loeb as young children, as well as several unidentified people. Photographs also show Emil Loeb's storefront, a schoolgroup in 1930, and Heinrich Levi's grave covered with flowers.