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Eva B. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1) interviewed by Dori Laub and Laurel Vlock

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-1

Videotape testimony of Eva B., who was born in Berlin, Germany. She describes German and Czech nationalism in prewar Prague; the German occupation of Prague; conditions and experiences in Theresienstadt, where she and her mother remained for two years, and in Auschwitz and various German labor camps; and their liberation from Theresienstadt, to which they had been transported again shortly before the end of the war. Mrs. B. speaks of her boyfriend, who did not survive the war and whose loss she still mourns; the psychological coping mechanisms which aided her survival; postwar adjustment and effects; and her husband and children.

B., Eva, 1925-2017.
New Haven, Conn. : Holocaust Survivors Film Project, 1979
Interview Date
May 2, 1979 and September 19, 1979.
Prague (Czech Republic)
3 copies: 3/4 in. master; 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Eva B. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
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