Freud, Oliver, 1891-1969

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Engineer and photographer; son of Sigmund Freud; b. Vienna, Austria; married Henny Fuchs in 1923; immigrated to the U.S. in 1943.

From the description of Oliver and Henny Fuchs Freud papers, 1821-1968 (bulk 1907-1968). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 28415990

Oliver Freud, engineer, photographer, and son of Sigmund Freud; Henny Fuchs, artist and wife of Oliver Freud.

From the description of Oliver Freud and Henny Fuchs Freud papers, 1821-1993 (bulk 1907-1968). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983421

Biographical Note

Oliver Freud

  • 1891, Feb. 19: Born, Vienna, Austria, son of Sigmund and Martha Bernays Freud
  • circa 1915: Graduated with degree in civil engineering from Vienna Technical Institute, Vienna, Austria
  • circa 1916 - 1918 : Served in Austrian army, World War I
  • 1920s: Engineer, various firms, Berlin, Germany
  • 1923: Married Henny Fuchs
  • circa 1933 - 1943 : Worked as a commercial photographer in France
  • 1943: Immigrated to United States
  • 1943 - 1945 : Taught mathematics, United States Army specialized training program
  • 1945 - 1958 : Engineer, Budd Co., Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1969, Jan. 24: Died, Williamstown, Mass.

Henny Fuchs Freud

  • 1892, Nov. 2: Born, Berlin, Germany
  • 1920s: Graduated from Charlotten Lyceum, Berlin, Germany Studied art under Lovis Corinth and graduated from State Academy of Fine Arts, Weimar, Germany Studied at academies of fine arts in Berlin and Dusseldorf, Germany Exhibited paintings at various shows in Germany and France
  • 1923: Married Oliver Freud
  • 1924: Birth of daughter, Eva Mathilde Freud (died in France, 1944)
  • circa 1933 - 1943 : Lived in France
  • 1943: Immigrated to the United States
  • 1945 - circa 1965 : Exhibited artwork at various shows in the United States
  • 1971, Apr. 30: Died, Williamstown, Mass.

From the guide to the Oliver Freud and Henny Fuchs Freud Papers, 1821-1993, (bulk 1907-1968), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
correspondedWith Bernays, Anna Freud, 1858-1955 person
correspondedWith Bernays, Hella Freud, 1893-1994. person
associatedWith Boas family. family
associatedWith Boaz family. family
associatedWith Boaz family. family
correspondedWith Bonaparte, Marie, Princess, 1882-1962 person
correspondedWith Freud, Anna, 1895-1982 person
correspondedWith Freud, Ernst L., 1892-1970 person
associatedWith Freud, Eva Mathilde, 1924-1944. person
associatedWith Freud family. family
associatedWith Freud family. family
associatedWith Freud family. family
associatedWith Freud, Henny Fuchs, 1892-1971. person
correspondedWith Freud, Martha, 1861-1951 person
associatedWith Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939. person
correspondedWith Hollitscher, Mathilde Freud, 1887-1978 person
correspondedWith Kris, Marianne, 1900-1980 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Jewish refugees
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945


Birth 1891

Death 1969






Ark ID: w6j98vdn

SNAC ID: 16665253