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Edith H. Holocaust testimony (HVT-47) interviewed by Nanette Auerhahn and Dori Laub

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-47

Videotape testimony of Edith H., who was born in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, in 1928. She describes her prewar life in Holland; her family's increasing awareness of trouble in Germany; their unsuccessful attempt to flee Holland in the wake of German occupation; anti-Jewish legislation and activities; her difficult and unpleasant life in hiding (on a farm with non-Jews), where she lived for three and a half years, first by herself and later with her parents; her life in Leeuwarden after the war; and the lasting effects of her wartime experiences.

H., Edith, 1928-
New Haven, Conn. : Holocaust Survivors Film Project, 1980
Interview Date
April 26, 1980.
3 copies: 3/4 in. master; 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
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Edith H. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-47). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
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