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Herbert Kohn: Father's Arrest

Herbert Kohn describes his father's arrest during Kristallnacht or the "Night of Broken Glass."

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Herbert Kohn: "My life changed completely"

Herbert Kohn describes how his childhood changed after being expelled from public school.

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Herbert Kohn: "My first life lesson."

Herbert Kohn explains how his interactions with African American farm workers in the South in his first years after immigrating to the United States would impact his life and career.

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Herbert Kohn: "My Father Made a Family Tree."

Herbert Kohn describes how his father made it possible for their family to leave Nazi Germany by pleading with family members around the world to sponsor them for travel visas.

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Herbert Kohn: Kristallnacht

Herbert Kohn describes the impact of Kristallnacht or the "Night of Broken Glass" on his family.

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Herbert Kohn: Acts of Defiance

Herbert Kohn describes his grandfather's simple act of defiance against the Nazis.

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Herbert Kohn: "I raised my hand proudly"

Herbert Kohn describes his expulsion from public school in Germany.

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Herbert Kohn: Frankfurt, German

Herbert Kohn describes his childhood growing up in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Herbert Kohn: Anti-Jewish Laws

Herbert Kohn describes the impact of anti-jewish laws on every aspect of daily life.

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Herbert Kohn: German Culture

Herbert Kohn describes his family's German background.

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