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Photo [cabinet card] of Rabbi David Hirsh (Helmut Hirsch's great grandfather), 1880

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 13
Identifier: Series 6

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Contains photographs of, and relating to, Helmut Hirsch and the Hirsch family.


  • 1880


Conditions Governing Access

Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. Please contact the department for more information.


From the Collection: 5.00 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 9 manuscript boxes, 1 oversized roll of sketches, 1 film reel other_unmapped

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photo donated by Dorothy Broadman in 2020.


The spelling Hirsh for this great-grandfather is correct, Helmut's grandmother (Hirsh) married a Hirsch.

  • Photographs Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

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