You searched for:

Showing item of from your search. start over back to results

Oral history interview with Henry van den Boogard


Interview Summary Henry van den Boogard discusses his childhood in Tilburg, Netherlands; his early education and seminary days; his ordination to the priesthood and first mass in 1942; his memories of Jews being helped by non-Jews in the Netherlands; his personal activities with the resistance movement in southern Netherlands such as making false identification papers for various persons, smuggling children into the Netherlands for hiding, and finding hiding places in homes for Jews and other persons; his dealings with the black market in the Netherlands in order to clothe and feed people in hiding; his reflections on antisemitism in the Netherlands; the German invasion of the Netherlands in 1940; the feelings of native Hollanders toward the "Dutch Nazis"; and his life after World War Two in the United States where he worked to integrate Catholic churches in Virginia.
Date 1995 April 10  (interview)
RG Number RG-50.030*0321
Accession Number 1995.A.1260
Extent 4 videocassettes : NTSC Betacam SP sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Language English
Provenance Tapes of Henry van den Boogard's interview were transferred to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in April 1995.
Classification video recording
Dimensions overall : 0.500 in. (1.27 cm.)
Corporate Name Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei.
Genre/Form Oral histories.
Geographic Name Tilburg (Netherlands)
United States--Emigration and immigration.
Personal Name Boogard, Henry van den, 1915-
Topical Term Catholic Church--Clergy--Interviews.
Jews--Dutch.
World War, 1939-1945--Netherlands.
World War, 1939-1945--Jews--Rescue--Netherlands.
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--Netherlands.
Jewish children in the Holocaust--Netherlands.
Hidden children (Holocaust)--Netherlands.
Antisemitism--Netherlands.
Conditions on Access No restrictions on access
Conditions on Use No restrictions on use
Record Type Oral History
Digital Files
Link to Collection United States Holocaust Memorial Museum oral history collection
Transcript/Notes Transcript of Oral history interview with Henry van den Boogard [RG-50.030.0321_trs_en.pdf]
 
  ++ List the 1 items linked to this collection ++  

CLICK HERE to limit your search to the 1 items that are linked to this collection. You may also view a single item by clicking on a link below.

1995.A.1260 RG-50.030*0321 Oral History Transcript or Notes Transcript of Oral history interview with Henry van den Boogard
  Ask a reference question
Feedback
  Record last modified: 2014-05-21 07:50:22
 
About the Museum   |    Accessibility   |    Terms of Use   |    Privacy Policy   |   Contact Us