Karl Heinzen Papers
Heinzen, Karl, 1809-1880
1.25 Linear Feet (2 regular manuscript boxes and 1 half-width manuscript
Comprise correspondence, including
series of letters from Ferdinand Freiligrath, Clara Neymann, and Mathilde F. Wendt;
correspondence and documents relating to Der Pionier, with many letters relating to his
efforts in 1862 to prevent confirmation of Col. L. Blenker as Brig. Gen. in the U.S. Army;
manuscripts of his Gedichte and Erlebtes, and other works including poems, lectures, and
articles; personal documents; and family papers including those of his father, Joseph
Heinzen, and of his wife, Henriette Schiller Heinzen, including the Schiller and Moras
family papers. Other correspondents include L. Bamburger, H. von Ende, H. Erichsen, K.
Röser, J. A. Sprague, and F. H. Zitz.
German (primarily), French,
University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center), Joseph A. Labadie Collection