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Haber family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2015.236.1

The collection documents the Holocaust-era experiences of the Haber family of Vienna, Austria including Fritz Haber (Fred), who emigrated from Vienna, Austria with Eleanor and Gilbert Kraus, an American couple who negotiated the American immigration of fifty Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Vienna in May, 1939. Included are photographs and clippings of Fritz and the other children documenting their trip on board the SS President Harding and arrival to the United States; identification papers of Fritz’s parents Joseph and Grete Haber; education and employment papers of Joseph; documents of Joseph’s parents Hersch and Hinde Haber; and photographs of the Haber family in Vienna and in the United States after Fritz’s parents and brother Henry immigrated to the United States by 1940.

Date
1897-approximately 1990  (inclusive)
1897-1954  (bulk)
Language
German
English
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
3 folders
1 oversize folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Fred Haber
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Record last modified: 2018-12-11 11:12:23
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