Correspondence from Hellmut Lange to Jessie Nicholson including newspaper cuttings c1935; Correspondence from German friends to Jessie Nicholson. Whilst precious little is known about the recipient of the letters, they provide a valuable insight into the mentality of an ordinary German whose nationalist and antisemitic leanings develop into full-blown Nazi sympathy by the outbreak of war.
Nicholson, Jesse: correspondence
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- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 745
- Dates of Creation1933-1939
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialGerman
- Physical Description1 bundle
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Administrative / Biographical History
This collection of correspondence consists mostly of letters written by a school teacher, Hellmut Lange from Chemnitz, Saxony, to an English woman, Miss Jessie Nicholson in South London between 1933 and August 1939.
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Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn
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