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Codex Diplomaticus Anhaltinus


The editor of the Codex Diplomaticus Anhaltinus Otto Heinemann, was the director of the Herzog August Library in Wolfenbüttel. He came from a family of civil servants and was on 7. March 1824 born in Helmstedt. He began studying 1843 History and languages, and was from 1850 als Hauslehrer in Paris tätig. 1852 He came as a volunteer at the Wolfenbüttel library. Later he managed the house part-time- and State Archives, until he 1868 Head of the Herzog August Library named. Heinemann was also from 1868 korrespondierendes Mitglied der Bayerischen Akademie der  [...]

Erich Liesegang, Director of the National Library Wiesbaden

Karl Richard “Erich” Liesegang born on 26.5.1860 Duisburg in the light of the world. His parents were originally from Pearl Mountain Dr. phil. Privy Councillor, Helmuth Karl Albert Liesegang (1827-1914) and his mother, born in Schwedt Agnes Marie Sophie Ottilie Jüngel (1836-1883) Daughter of the businessman Albert Jüngel and his wife Agnes Schweiger. Erich had ten brothers and sisters, including the landscape painter Helmuth Liesegang. His father had studied classical philology and history in Berlin and worked among others at high schools in Bielefeld and Duisburg. Er  [...]