Front cover image for Lieselotte E. Kurth-Voigt papers, 1960-1989

Lieselotte E. Kurth-Voigt papers, 1960-1989

The collection consists of research materials and notes for Kurth's books, articles and seminars. The majority of the collection is material collected by Kurth for her studies of Christoph Martin Wieland, Louise Mèuhlbach, Friedrich von Bodenstedt, and Theodor Fontane. These files include photostatic copies of their published works and manuscripts, printed materials about them, and Kurth's notes. Also included are lecture notes and background material for courses she taught at Hopkins on the 18th-century novel
Archival Material, German, 1960
8 linear ft. (12 document boxes, 2 record center boxes, 7 card files)
Much of the background research in this collection was collected for editions of Mühlbach's, Bodenstedt's, Karl Gutzkow's and Friedrich Gerstäker's letters to their publisher Hermann Costenoble. These original letters are in the Kurrelmeyer Collection Ms. See record MDJR002-a
The material on Theodor Fontane was collected for an edition of Fontane's letters to Ludwig Pietsch. These original letters are in the Fontane/Pietsch Collection Ms. 77. See record MDJR077-a