From Immigrants to Local Residents: Huguenots, Jews, Bohemians, Poles in Berlin

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Jersch-Wenzel, Stefi (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
  • John, Barbara (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
  • Birnstiel, Eckart (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
  • Reinke, Andreas (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
  • Scheiger, Brigitte (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
  • Graffigna, Eva-Maria (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
  • Hartmann, Gottfried (Historische Kommission zu Berlin)
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Research on the migration events (distant migration) of the 17th to the beginning of the 20th century in Berlin. Acceptance, integration, assimilation, acculturation of the individual immigration groups. Both demographic, religious, economic, political, legal and social aspects of the immigrants and long-time residents are considered. By including conflicts within groups the variety of developments in a narrowly limited geographic area (Berlin) is presented.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1670 / 1914
Geographic Coverage
  • Historical German lands (-1871) (DQDE)
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
Sampled Universe
French colony Jewish community, Bohemian community, Poles in Berlin.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Census of data or systematic sample
Collection Mode
  • 1. File analysis: colony lists, Jewish directories, statistics. 2. Sources: archive records of the French Cathedral in Berlin, of the GSta (PK) Berlin, state archive Berlin among others.
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 3000
    Number of Variables: 30
Data sets: to Huguenots, Bohemians Number of units: different between 200 to 3000 Number of units: different between 10 to 30
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8079 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Stefi Jersch-Wenzel und Barbara John (Hrsg.); Eckart Birnstiel, Andreas Reinke, Brigitte Scheiger, Eva-Maria Graffigna, Gottfried Hartmann: Von Zuwanderern zu Einheimischen Hugenotten, Juden, Böhmen, Polen in Berlin. Berlin: Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung 1990.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23