File 01-03 - Manuscripts and drafts [3 of 3]

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  • 10 December 1929-24 July 1940 (Creation)

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1.5 cm of textual records

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(13 May 1893-28 May 1986)

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File consists of manuscripts and draft articles pertaining to Hanne’s fitness methods and theories on health, wellness, and beauty. Some of these written works were published as articles in various European newspapers and magazines, while others appear to be unpublished. Included in this file are transcripts from radio appearances as well as scripts and notes related to lectures given by Hanne after arriving in the United States in 1940. There are also handwritten notes related to the Hanne Wassermann Method.

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• “Radio Vortrag am 10.XIII.1929 in der Prager Urania. Liebe Hörerinnen, Frauen, Mädchen, alt, jung gross, klein, dick, dünn!” (Radio Lecture Dec. 10, 1929, in Prager Uraznia. Dear Listeners, Women, Girls, the Old, the Young, the Big, the Small, the Fat, the Thin!)
• “Bekenntnisse ein er Dicken ihren leidenden Mitschwestern gewidmet.” (Confession of a fat woman Dedicated to her Suffering Sisters.)
• “Tätige Abnahmediät.” (Active Decrease Diet.)
• “Tägliches Frühstück.” (Daily Breakfast.)
• Methode Hanne Wasserman
• “Lecture 1. On Movement: Psychological Parallels: Rules of Movement: Groups of Ring Exercises”
• “Everybody His Own Sculptor”
• “Everywoman The Sculptor of Her Own Body”
• “Hanne Wassermann-Walker Series”
• Writing notes in English and German, some handwritten and some typed

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  • English
  • German

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