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Birthday albums for Harry Harter

 Collection
Identifier: ALB 238a-s

Overview

Birthday albums for Harry Hirschberg-Harter, prepared by his son Dieter (Donald).

Dates

  • 1934-1954

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in German and English.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011

email: http://www.lbi.org/ask

Biographical Note

The neuro-psychiatrist Harry M. Harter, previously Harry Hirschberg, was born in Breslau on July 6, 1899. After serving in World War I and receiving his medical degree from the University of Breslau in 1924, he opened a successful praxis in Breslau and also worked for various hospitals. In 1928, he married Leonore Goldmann from Hindenburg; their son Dieter (later Donald) was born in 1933, their daughter Daisy in 1938. In 1938, Harry M. Harter visited the United States and then went on to Cuba, where he was joined by his wife and children in February 1939. They emigrated to the United States in August 1940 and changed their family name from Hirschberg to Harter.

Extent

19 Volumes

Related Material

The photoalbums are part of the Hirschberg-Goldmann Family Collection; Breslau, 1837-1957, AR 25047..
Title
Guide to the Birthday albums for Harry Harter, 1934-1954 ALB 238a-s
Status
In Progress
Date
© 2009
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
The finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States