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Oral history interview with Morris Isenberg

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.412 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0412

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Dr Morris Isenberg discusses his childhood in Boston, Massachusetts; his attendance at Harvard University; traveling to Germany in September 1925 to attend Berlin University's medical school; his impressions of Germany during the Weimar period and during the rize of Nazism; marrying and having a child in Germany; avoiding mistreatment by hiding his religion; returning with his son to the United States in 1935, while his wife remained in Germany; and establishing a successful psychiatric practice in New York.

Interviewee
Morris Isenberg
Date
2001 November 21  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, acquired from Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:16:24
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