This collection contains the personal papers of Henry (Heinrich Jakubowicz) and Eva Hellmann. Hellmann was a member of the Social Democratic youth movement and SPD Reichstag parliamentary group. He had to flee Nazi-Germany due to his underground activities in 1935. He and his wife Eva Hellmann eventually emigrated from Prague to England in the late 1930s.
Included are political articles and papers by Henry Hellmann; Hellmann's reminiscences of his parents, Michael and Anna Jacubowicz, and various autobiographical accounts of Henry and Eva Hellmann; correspondence with family and friends; marriage and death certificates; school reports; journalists membership and press cards; photographs; as well as obituaries and condolences relating to Eva and Henry Hellmann.