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Jews in Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Isadore Goldberg
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Isadore Goldberg was born in Minneapolis in 1900. His parents came from Lithuania in about 1894 and married in Minneapolis in 1896. He graduated from North High School and the University of Minnesota Medical School and served in the U.S. Army in World Wars I and II. In 1926 he married Blanche Halpern, and they have two sons, Stanley and Arthur. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early childhood; family poverty; his newspaper route; education; early experiences in his medical practice; the Depression; anti-Semitism, especially in medicine; World War II; and religion. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Goldberg's wife, Blanche Halpern Goldberg, was also interviewed for this oral history project.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
18 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:30:10 running time
Creation Narrator: Goldberg, Isadore
Interviewer: Lewin, Rhoda Greene
Subjects Jews
Dates Creation: 05/12/1976
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 131
Accession Number AV1979.142.5
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Jews in Minnesota Oral History Project'