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German Language

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of Dr Käte Silber

Identifier: Coll-2102
Scope and Contents This fonds consists of the papers of Dr Käte Silber, a Senior Lecturer in German at the University of Edinburgh between 1963 and 1973, and a specialist on the Swiss pedagogue and educational reformer Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1746-1827). It mostly includes some of Käte Silber's correspondence with Eduard Spranger and Fritz Bohnsack, as well as articles, pamphlets, typed documents, letters etc. relating to her life. ...
Dates: 1963-2001; Original dates of copied letters: 1939-1952

Papers of Professor Otto Schlapp

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-231
Scope and Contents Gen.2187 - The papers of Professor Otto Schlapp include: class certificates, session 1880-81, for Rhetoric and English Literature, and Sanskrit and Comparative Philology; a medal, session 1880-81, for Sanskrit; LL.D diploma dated 1930; letters, tributes and a decorated formal address on retirement, 11 July 1929; a copy of Schlapp's thesis; a copy of his letter of application to the Chair along with testimonials and other documents; an address on the place of modern languages in examinations...
Dates: 1880-[193-]

Records of Edinburgh German Society

Identifier: Coll-696
Scope and Contents

The collection is composed of an album of Society programmes and cuttings, and the Society minute book.

Dates: 1900-1905

Über Die Marcellischen Formeln. By Jacob Grimm and Adolf Pictet, 1855

Identifier: Coll-98/4/5/4
Scope and Contents

This appears to be a treatise on historical Indo-European linguistics, written by Jacob Grimm and Adolf Pictet. There are mentions of Celtic languages throughout the document.

Dates: 1855