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Hirsch, Hyman (circa 1905 – 1989)



  • Existence: circa 1905 – 1989


Born in Poland. Received undergraduate degree from City College, law degree from Fordham University. Taught high school economics and history in New York City. Founding member and early leader of the Institute for Retired Professionals at The New School. Died in Manhattan.



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  • English

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New School Adult Division Office of the Dean records

 Record Group
Identifier: NS-02-01-01

These records were created by the dean's office of the adult education division of The New School (as of 2022, Schools of Public Engagement), and predominantly reflect the activities of two deans, William Birenbaum and Allen Austill, 1961-1979. A subset of records document the formation of New School College in the 1960s, the Institute for Retired Professionals, and the Physicians Assistant program. A number of files are restricted due to confidentiality.

Dates: 1928-circa 1991; Majority of material found within 1959-1979