Dr. Maximillian Lipschitz

  • Recording Date: August 4, 1946
  • Duration: 14:10
  • Spools: 9-21
  • Location: Paris, France; Jewish Committee home for adult Jewish refugees
  • Languages: German

Biographical Information

  • Name: Dr. Maximillian Lipschitz
  • Age: 35
  • Birthplace: Neuschonstau, Czechoslovakia
  • Gender: male
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Nationality: unknown
  • Marital Status: widower
  • Location At Time Of German Invasion: Kraków, Poland
  • Interned At: Krakow Ghetto

Commentary

 In this short interview, Boder speaks with Dr. Maximilian Lipschitz, a Czech-born Jew who spent most of the war in the Kraków Ghetto, one of the main ghettos created within the General Government area of Nazi-occupied Poland. Lipschitz provides a detailed description of the overcrowded living conditions in the ... Read full commentary »