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Papers of, and concerning, Gerhard Braun, 1893-1946

MS. Braun 32
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Papers by, or about, Gerhard Braun found with the papers from Anneliese and Ruth Braun's house, including:

  1. Folder 1: Letters to Konrad Braun, 1937-1945. Also contains some letters by Anneliese Braun and Ruth Braun.
  2. Folder 2: Letters to Elisabeth, Bernhard, Bertha and Heinrich Lehfeldt, 1915, 1917, 1939 and 1946.
  3. Folder 3: Memoirs 'Freundliche Erinnerungen aus einem stürmischen Leben', c. 1945, original notebook and some transcripts and translations by Thomas Braun and Christopher Braun. Also contains verse 'Chronik 1938-16 April-1939' written by Gerhard Braun for his wife Anneliese for her 38th birthday, 1939, and 'Liste unseres Besitzes am 20.5.1943', list of possessions compiled 1943.
  4. Folder 4: Personal documents including birth certificate, certificates of baptism and confirmation, university certificates and certificates and references relating to his career as a medical practitioner. Also includes a CV in English, c. 1940.
  5. Folder 5: School exercise books, 1910-1912; school certificate 'Zeugnis der Unbescholtenheit', 1912.
  6. Folder 6: Documents and memorabilia relating to his military medical service career, 1914-1918.
  7. Folder 7: Papers concerning Gerhard's death, including letters of condolence sent to Konrad Braun, 1946.


  • Creation: 1893-1946


1 box (7 folders)

Language of Materials

  • German


MS. Braun 32

Related Materials

The vast majority of papers by, and relating to, Gerhard Braun can be found in G. Papers of Gerhard, Anneliese and Ruth Braun.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom