The estate of the librettist Ludwig Herzer

in German:
Der Nachlass des Librettisten Ludwig Herzer




The Bad Ischl Municipal Museum received the estate of the librettist Ludwig Herzes as a donation from his grandson, who lives in Australia. Ludwig Herzer came from a middle-class Viennese Jewish family. The aim of the project is to research the Herzer family and its environment, to examine and record the estate and to collect source material.

in German:
Das Stadtmuseum Bad Ischl erhielt als Schenkung den Nachlass des Librettisten Ludwig Herzes von dessen Enkel, der in Australien lebt. Ludwig Herzer stammte aus einer bürgerlichen Wiener jüdischen Familie. Ziel des Projekts ist die Recherche zur Familie Herzer und dem Umfeld, Sichtung und Erfassung des Nachlasses und Erfassung von Quellenbeständen.


Research Institute for Operetta and Entertainment Theater

in German:
Forschungsinstitut für Operette und Unterhaltungstheater


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28 Jun 2021




Academic / scientific projects


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The project contents and descriptions are based primarily on the submissions of the project applicants. These submissions are edited for publication and translated into English. Although it is subjected to rigorous checks, the National Fund does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information provided.