Hirsch Family Papers / Record Group 30

Title Hirsch Family Papers

Dates 2005

Accession Number RG-30

Extent 0.2 linear foot (1 box)


Biographical Note

Margaret Bukofzer Hirsch was born January 23, 1917 in Berlin, Germany. In 1936 or 1937 she married Dr. Kurt Hirsch and moved to Frankfurt-am-Main. In 1939, Kurt and Margaret received visas and found refuge in Manchester, England. In 1940 the couple, while expecting their first child, moved to the United States. They settled in Suffolk, Virginia.

Restriction on Access No restriction    Restriction on Use No restriction    Language English

Preferred Citation Virginia Holocaust Museum, Record Group 30, Hirsch Family Papers, [Folder #].

Scope and Content

There is a single item in this record group, it is the summary of the interview that Margaret Bukofzer Hirsch videotaped on October 10, 2005 at the Virginia Holocaust Museum.


Box Folder Contents
1 1 Summary of Interview

Indexing Terms

  • Hirsch, Margaret Bukofzer (b. January 1, 1917, d. unknown)
  • Kirsch, Kurt (b. unknown, d. unknown)
  • Hirsch, Jack (b. unknown, d. unknown)
  • Hirsch, Harry (b. unknown, d. unknown)
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany
  • Manchester, England
  • Suffolk, Virginia
  • Germany–Kristallnacht
  • United States–Holocaust–Personal Narrative
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