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Bruno Hirsch Collection

Identifier: LBIJER 891

Scope and Contents

The file contains various documents pertaining to Bruno Hirsch and comprises five folders. Folder 1 contains clippings, official letters and invitations to events in Germany linked to the history of German Jews and the Holocaust (1959-1970); folder 2 contains Hirsch's correspondence with various institutions and individuals in Germany (1958-1966); folder 3 contains correspondence with friends in Germany (1964-1968); folder 4 contains Hirsch's correspondence with journals and publishers in Germany (1956-1966); folder 5 contains a manuscript of a novel by Sam Ben-Jaakow (probably a pseudonym of Hirsch’s) titled Verführung in Eilat (1997/8).


  • 1956-1998
  • Majority of material found within 1958-1968


Language of Materials

The collection is in German.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection has been digitized, except for folder 5.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is open to researchers.


5 Folders


The collection contains material created by and pertaining to Bruno Hirsch.

Processed by Meirav Reuveny
© 2021
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Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

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