Hektoen International

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Tag: Magnus Hirschfeld

  • Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld and the Berlin Institute for Sexual Science, 1919–1933

    Howard Fischer Uppsala, Sweden   German students and Nazi SA plunder the library of Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld, Director of the Institute for Sexual Research in Berlin. May 6, 1933. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park.  “Per scientiam ad justitiam” (Justice through science) – Motto engraved over the…