Leo Baeck Institute works to preserve and promote the history and culture of German-speaking Jews.
The Schweitzer Fürstenheim Family
Summons to Berlin: Nazi Theft and a Daughter’s Quest for Justice
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With Michael Simonson
Explore Kindertransport – Rescuing Children on the Brink of War during a live, virtual tour via Zoom. Each week will feature an American Swedish Institute staff member and a special guest. Participants can look forward to a distinct, highly interactive tour led by experts each month. Throughout this series, each speaker will provide a unique perspective on the exhibit’s content.
July 27: Special guest Michael Simonson, Archivist and Director of Public Outreach at the Leo Baeck Institute at the Center for Jewish History. Michael and Ingrid Nyholm-Lange (Director of Experience at ASI) will discuss how Yeshiva University and Leo Baeck Institute collaborated to develop this exhibition.
This event is presented by the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis.