Anna Schönborn

Prename: Anna
Surname: Schönborn
Profession: Senior high school teacher
Birthday: 10/30/1880
Place of birth: Mühlhausen
Date of death: 05/26/1957
Place of death: Detmold
Career: 1923–45 principal of the Uhlandschule, Berlin; 1946–52 high school teacher (*Studienrätin*) of Latin and French at the municipal grammar school for girls in Detmold
Memberships: 11930–33 president, Association for the Provision of Interest-free Loans to Women Students; General German Association of Women Teachers (ADLV); founding member and until 1933 council member, German Federation of University Women (DAB), chair of the DAB’s committee on women students’ welfare; 1929–36 German delegate to the International Federation of University Women (IFUW) and chair of the IFUW Committee on Interchange of Teachers; delegate to the International Council of Women (ICW); from 1950 president, Detmold chapter of the DAB
Biographical literature: Christine von Oertzen, “Fräuleingeschichten,” in *Geschichte in Geschichten. Ein historisches Lesebuch*, ed. Barbara Duden et al. (Frankfurt/Main: Campus, 2003), 70–7
Major works: *Uhland-Schule 1909–1934* (Berlin: Uhlandschule, 1934)