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Max T. Holocaust testimony (HVT-994) interviewed by Edith Bayme and Peggy Morton

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-994

Videotape testimony of Max T., who was born in Buchach, Poland in 1901. He recalls fleeing with his family to Vienna in 1914; attending business school; joining a sports club in 1921; his father's death in 1926; marriage in 1928; his activities in the socialist uprising in 1934; the Anschluss; arrest on Kristallnacht; incarceration in Dachau; his wife obtaining visas to Sweden, with assistance from the trade union, resulting in his release; their emigration to Sweden then, with assistance from his uncle in the United States, to America ; his daughter's birth in 1946; and his subsequent career. Mr. T. shows photographs, documents, and letters

T., Max, 1901-
New York, N.Y. : Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, 1988
Interview Date
May 16, 1988.
3 copies: 3/4 in. master; 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
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Max T. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-994). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
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