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Loewenstein, Maria (Marie Lilli Margarete), 1894-1982

 Person

Marie [Maria] Lilli Margarete Bätge, b. Tallinn, m. Herr Steinberg, had one daughter, Karin M. Steinberg; then m. Dr. Max Israel Löwenstein (later Max Israel Loewenstein) in 1925; their son Ernst Heinrich Löwenstein (later Henry Lowenstein) b. July 4, 1925 was sent from Berlin to to England on the Kindertransport in 1939; the rest of the family emigrated to the United States in 1946, where they were joined by their son in 1947. __ __ __Her birth and baptismal certificate : B333.02.0001.0002.00007 (Marie Lilli Margarete Bätge, b. Reval, 1894 am 27 Marz am 1o Uhr morgens) Her certificate of marriage to Max Israel Loewenstein : B333.02.0001.0002.00009 (Marie Lilli Margarete Steinberg, m. 1925) Certificate of Identity : B333.06.0001.0006.00001.00001 (maiden name Marie Betge, b. Reval, Estonia, April 9, 1894) Her International Rescue and Relief Committee ID card, 1946 : B333.06.0001.0006.00008 (Maria Loewenstein) Lowenstein Family Holocaust Exhibit Booklet, 2009 : B333/07-0001.0007.00001 (Maria Loewenstein )

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Box 15, circa 1960-1970

 File — Box: B333.08.0015
Identifier: B333.08.0015
Scope and Contents Ten sketch books with drawings by Maria Lowenstein
Dates: circa 1960-1970

Despair, 1944

 Item
Identifier: B333.02.01.00005
Overview "Despair," a drawing by Marie Loewenstein.
Dates: 1944

Drawing of Max Loewenstein, circa 1945

 Item
Identifier: B333.05.01.00001
Overview Framed drawing of Dr. Max Loewenstein drawn by Marie Loewenstein.
Dates: circa 1945

Henry Lowenstein in Uniform, circa 1950

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0003.00002
Overview Charcoal sketch of service man with dress hat on. Man is wearing glasses and rests his chin in his hand. This may be a protrait of Henry done by his mother or possibly done himself. The sketch is note dated and not signed but it does bear resemblance to Henry and he serves in the US Army from 1950-1953.
Dates: circa 1950

HUNGER, 1945

 Item
Identifier: B333.02.01.00006
Overview "HUNGER," a drawing by Marie Loewenstein. Marie drew this picture of her daughter Karin Steinberg on a piece of scrap paper with a bit of burnt wood from bomb damage.
Dates: 1945

Hunger, 1945

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0003.00005
Overview Charcoal drawing on paper of young woman sitting on single bed (Maria Loewenstein's daughter Karin Steinberg. Her shoulders are hunched and her lower arms rest on the top her thighs. She looks off behind the artist’s right side with a vacant stare. The bed has a pillow and blanket but the rest of the area is bare. The drawing was done on wall paper with charcoal from bombed buildings in Berlin.
Dates: 1945

"If shirts are 7 coupons each...", circa 1960

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0002.0001.00003
Overview Pencil sketch on tracing paper of a female teacher sitting at a desk at the front of a classroom with a board to her left with equations on it. Across from her a girl stands in front of a desk. Quotation at the bottom says "If shirts are 7 coupons each how many could you buy with 14?" "That all depends if you know the right people!"
Dates: circa 1960

"It was (?) wizard over Cologne!", circa 1960

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0002.0001.00002
Overview Pencil sketch on tracing paper of man and woman in a 1930s-1940s era convertible automobile with the man driving. He is looking toward his female passenger as he drives through a barricade on a curved road by a sign that says "CAREFUL BEND."
Dates: circa 1960

JOB, 1945

 Item
Identifier: B333.02.01.00007
Overview "JOB," a drawing by Marie Loewenstein.
Dates: 1945

"One potatoe to a bottle of whiskey he doesn't make it.", circa 1960

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0002.0001.00004
Scope and Contents Pencil sketch on tracing paper of a man running from a bull in a pasture. Two men on the outside of the fence, one smoking a pipe, are looking on and conversing. Quotation say "One potatoe to a Bottle of whiskey he doesn't make it." Potato is spelled with an "e" on the end.

Dates: circa 1960