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  ...

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Ella Flaum (Féher)

  • Born: 7-12-1904
  • Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
  • Category: expelled teacher

Ella FLAUM (nee FÉHER), born on July 12th, 1904 in Körtvélyes/Hungary [Pama/Burgenland] (entitled residency ('heimatberechtigt') for Vienna/Austria, Citizenship: Austria) as the daughter of Dr. Samuel Fehér (physician) and his wife Sidonie nee Hirschl, died around 1977 in Australia, was in March 1938 research assistant ('wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin') at the Pharmacological Institute of the Medical School of the University of Vienna.

She was persecuted in times of Nazism as a Jew, lost her position and was thrown out of the university in March 1938. 

 

 ( more detailled biography only in >>> German - to be translated soon )

 


Lit.: information from Dr. Barbara Sauer, Vienna 2015; Austrian State Archive/Archiv der Republik/06-Finanzen/Hilfsfonds; Research With Soils And Drugs. In: The Advertiser (Adelaide), 7.3.1939, 6; Norman BENTWICH, The Rescue and Achievement of Refugee Scholars. The Story of Displaced Scholars and Scientists 1933-1952. The Hague 1953; Ella Flaum, in: Migration Museum Adelaide; Birth certificate of Ernst Flaum, in: Migration Museum Adelaide; REITER-ZATLOUKAL/SAUER 2019.


Katharina Kniefacz


Dokumente

Ella Flaum (née Féher), with Prof. Stanton Hicks (Australia) and chemistry professors of the Universit yof Vienna in Vienna, 1930s, © Barbara Flaum, AustraliaElla Flaum (née Féher), with Prof...
recommendation letter from Prof. Pick for Ella Flaum (née Féher), Vienna March 1938 (front), © Archive of the Universtiy of Viennarecommendation letter from Prof. Pi...
recommendation letter from Prof. Pick for Ella Flaum (née Féher), Vienna March 1938 (back), © Archive of the Universtiy of Viennarecommendation letter from Prof. Pi...
recommendation letter from Prof. Leo Pollak for Ella Flaum (née Féher), Vienna March 1938 (front), © Archive of the Universtiy of Viennarecommendation letter from Prof. Le...
Ella Flaum (geb. Féher), Australia 1938, © Barbara Flaum, AustralienElla Flaum (geb. Féher), Australia...
Ella Flaum (geb. Féher), Australia 1939, © Barbara Flaum, AustraliaElla Flaum (geb. Féher), Australia...
Ella Flaum (née Féher), Australia 1945, © Barbara Flaum, AustraliaElla Flaum (née Féher), Australia...
Ella Flaum (née Féher), with husband Ernst Flaum and Tochter Barbara Flaum, © Barbara Flaum, AustraliaElla Flaum (née Féher), with husb...
Ernst and Ella Flaum on holiday in New Zealand (c) Migration Museum photographic collection, PN05177, courtesy Barbara Flaum [http://twitpic.com/8gp91y]Ernst and Ella Flaum on holiday in ...
Ella Flaum (geb. Féher), Australia 1967, © Barbara Flaum, AustraliaElla Flaum (geb. Féher), Australia...



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