Accession Number: NEKHC:2016.1.28

Object: Photographs

Category: Ruth David; Kindertransport; Life before the Holocaust; Germany.

Physical Description: Photograph complete 

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This photograph forms part of the Ruth David Collection. It is from a collection of almost fifty photographs depicting Ruth's family over an extended period of time, from long before Ruth's birth in the late 1920s, through to the 1940s. Ruth's family were Jewish and lived in Germany.

Further Information

This is a photograph of Ruth David's mother, Margarete. The photo was taken in Frankfurt before she had met Ruth’s father, Moritz, in the early nineteen twenties. Ruth's parents were married in 1924. Margarete was a mathematician, and including Ruth she had four children. Both of Ruth's parents were murdered during the Holocaust.