Max Tannenbaum

Title

Max Tannenbaum

Description

Max Tannenbaum (b. 1905) was 7 when his father left Ukraine in 1912 for the United States. For the next decade, Tannenbaum worked to provide for his mother and younger brothers. Conscripted into the Red Army after the Bolsheviks took over Ukraine, he fled to Poland and then the United States, arriving in Philadelphia in 1924.

Identifier

2017oh297_irw065

Interviewer

Judy Levin

Interviewee

Max Tannenbaum

Interview Keyword

World War I
Small business owners
Crime.
Education
Jewish children
Recreation

Indexed By

Brad Nehls, Jr.

Files

Tannenbaum-OH.jpg


Citation

“Max Tannenbaum,” Philly Immigration, accessed December 10, 2018, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/841.