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


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 118 Collections and/or Records:

Box 2, 1946-1970

 File — Box: B333.08.0002
Identifier: B333.08.0002
Scope and Contents Contains drawings and correspondence
Dates: 1946-1970

Box 4, 1964

 File — Box: B333.08.0004
Identifier: B333.08.0004
Overview Acrylic painting entitled "Entranced" painted by Maria Lowenstein in 1964.
Dates: 1964

Box 6, circa 1960

 File — Box: B333.08.0006
Identifier: B333.08.0006
Overview Acrylic painting "The Edge of Town."
Dates: circa 1960

Box 7, 1944-1945

 File — Box: B333.08.0007
Identifier: B333.08.0007
Overview Two ink wash drawings by Maria Loewenstein done in 1944: "Hunger" and "Despair."
Dates: 1944-1945

Box 8, 1944-1946

 File — Box: B333.08.008
Identifier: B333.08.0008
Overview Framed ink wash drawings: "Hiob" and "Elias and the Ravens."
Dates: 1944-1946

Certificate of Identity in Lieu of Passport, 1946 June 27

Identifier: B333.06.0001.0006.00001
Overview Certificate of identity in lieu of passports for Max Loewenstein and Marie Loewenstein issued by the U. S. Consulate General in Berlin, Germany. This document was issued when the Loewensteins needed to be rushed out of Germany to the United States to save their lives. Front side is a type filled form that describes Max Loewenstein, his name, birth date and place, marital status, citizenship, occupation, height, and description. Marie Loewenstein's birth date and place are listed. ...
Dates: 1946 June 27

Clothing Ration Card, between 1940-1945

Identifier: B333.02.0001.0002.00023
Overview Clothing ration card issued to Marie Loewenstein. The front cover of the card is filled out by hand with Marie's name and address and stamped with the name and address of a shoemaker, "Clemens Polley, Bülowstraße 3." The inside of the card contains lists of articles of clothing and their value. The edges of the card were ration coupons and most are missing.
Dates: between 1940-1945

Copy of Dr. Arthur Ernst Bätge and Therese Sophie Agathe Berg's Marriage Certificate, 1933 September 12

Identifier: B333.08.0008.0001.00001
Overview A copy of Dr. Arthur Ernst Bätge and Therese Sophie Agathe Berg's, Maria's parents, marriage certificate from the Estonian vital statistics archive. The copy was produced on September 12, 1933 in Tallin, Estonia and has two 25 cent stamps attached at bottom. The form is filled out by hand in ink. This was one form produced by Maria's to the prove her non-Jewish heritage.
Dates: 1933 September 12; Event: 1886 August 25

Correspondence, 1939-1984

Identifier: B333.08.0013.0001
Overview Contains correspondence, envelopes, picture postcards and notes. Most of the correspondence is in German, but the picture postcards are in English and have photos, circa 1900, but cards were mailed in January-March of 1960 from Williamsport, Pennsylvania to Maria in Denver. There is no signature from the sender on the postcards. One letter in English written to the Lowenstein family in Berlin from a Rita (?) in Birmingham, England.
Dates: 1939-1984

Correspondence, 2007-2013

Identifier: B333.09.0013.0022
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Henry Lownstein and art galleries, information on Maria Lowenstion, and a membership roster for the Colorado Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust.
Dates: 2007-2013