In: Jahrbuch für Historische Kommunismusforschung 2018. Berlin: Metropol Verlag, pp. 181–188.
With humorous anecdote, the article identifies challenges related to the acquisition of the literary estate of Professor Hermann Weber. It gives an insight into the different stages in the cataloguing of his estate and showcases examples of what was been revealed by it so far – including original documents from prominent figures in the history of communism and scholarship in this field of research.