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Joseph Haberer papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20131004

Content Description

Items include a book, "Bitter Prerequisites", a set of oral history interviews on DVD, and documents on "The Harberer Story," and "How to Start a Jewish Studies Program."

Acquisition Type



Donated by Joseph Haberer

Restrictions Apply



  • 1995 - 2012


4.00 items (Received Extent)

1.00 folders

1.00 mss._boxes


Set of 8 CDs: Joseph Haberer's Life Story: Tape 1: History/Genealogy and Earl Years/Villingen; Tape 2: Kindertransport, Landing in England; Refuge in England, Coming to America; Going to College (San Francisco State); Years in California (Oakland); Tape 3: Move to New York; Years in Manhatten; Columbia University M.A.; WQXR employee, and Welfare Department Social Investigator; Tape 4: Move to Berkeley, University of California; Political Science; Marriage to Beverly Young; Eugene and Robert, early years; University years as graduate student; Ph.D. Departmental politics; Move to Rutgers University, Political Science Department; Start divorce proceedings; Meet Rose Weiss and Leila; Tape 5: Divorce finalized; Marriage to Rose; Birth of Nina; Move to Purdue University and West Lafayette; Tape 6: Life in West Lafayette; Work and Family; Visits by Eugene and Robert; Trip to Villingen, first time; Sabbatical in Israel; Tape 7: Directing Jewish Studies Program at Purdue; Life in the Department of Political Science; Family Developments; Tape 8: Eric and the quest for his biological father; Other Haberers (Pablo) Retirement in 1994.