Preamble

Following the advent of the National Socialist regime in the year 1938, more than 2,700 mostly Jewish affiliates of the University of Vienna were dismissed and subsequently driven away and/or murdered - lecturers, students and administration employees. Furthermore, over 200 people were stripped of their academic titles.
In 2008, 70 years after the so-called "Anschluss" [annexation] and the pogroms of what came to be cynically called the "Kristallnacht" [Crystal Night], the University of Vienna commemorates this injustice and  ...

Anna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg (verh. Anna C. Lethbridge)

  • Born: 11-4-1918
  • Faculty: Faculty of Philosophy
  • Category: expelled student

Anna Christine BERGSON-SONNENBERG, born on November 4th, 1918 in Vienna/Austria (entitled residency ('heimatberechtigt') for Moedling/Lower Austria, Citizenship: Austria), daughter of Dr. jur. Egon Felix Bergson-Sonnenberg (1878-1967, lawyer) and Therese, née Schey (1880-1968), lived in Vienna's 18th district, Haizingergasse 29/4, was enrolled finally in the spring term 1938 at the Philosophical School in the 2nd year of her studies and took courses in History and Art History.


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Lit.: Archive of the University of Vienna/enrollment forms ("Nationale") PHIL 1937-1939; Archive of the Art History Department at the University of Vienna (Originalmappe des II. Kunsthistorischen Instituts, Personaldatenblatt Bergson-Sonnenberg Christine); www.genteam.at; Vienna City Archive (WrStLA)/Historical Central Registration of Viennese inhabitants; Austrian State Archive, (OeStA)/Archive of the Republic (AdR)/VA 41362, 25723, /Abgeltungsfonds 5279, 5832; SAUER/REITER-ZATLOUKAL 2010, 89; www.ancestry.com; Schey Family Geneology.


Herbert Posch


Dokumente

Anna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, enrollment form philosophical school, fall term 1937/38 (front), photo: Herbert Posch), © Archive of the University of ViennaAnna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, ...
Anna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, enrollment form philosophical school, fall term 1937/38 (back), photo: Herbert Posch), © Archive of the University of ViennaAnna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, ...
Anna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, enrollment form philosophical school, spring term 1938 (back), photo: Herbert Posch), © Archive of the University of ViennaAnna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, ...
Anna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, enrollment form philosophical school, spring term 1938 (front), photo: Herbert Posch), © Archive of the University of ViennaAnna Christine Bergson-Sonnenberg, ...



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