Rhoden family documents

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of the Rhoden family including passports, correspondence and a good conduct certificate, 1938-1939.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Rhoden family were a Jewish family from Vienna who came to Great Britain in 1939. The father, Dr Edgar Rhoden was arrested by the State Police (Stapo), Vienna, May 31, 1938 and imprisoned in Buchenwald concentration camp from where he wrote to his daughter, Eva. There are passport visa stamps for the UK (15 August 1939) and the USA (5 November 1940). Nothing further is known about the family.

Arrangement

Chronological

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Rhoden family

Other Finding Aids

Description exists to this archive on the Wiener Library's online catalogue www.wienerlibrary.co.uk

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies can be made for personal use. Permission must be sought for publication.

Personal Names