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Klara S. Holocaust testimony (HVT-249) interviewed by Edith Bayne and Emily Howard

Oral History | Fortunoff Collection ID: HVT-249

Videotape testimony of Klara S., who was born in a small town near Vladislavovka, Ukraine in 1900. She recalls moving to Lʹvov; moving to the ghetto with her husband, daughter, siblings and other members of their extended families; avoiding deportation due to her husband's job; hiding her daughter with a Polish woman; the liquidation of the ghetto; hiding with her daughter and sister-in-law with a Polish family for fourteen months; receiving letters from her husband; the deaths of her husband and most of the other members of their families; and liberation by the Russians. She relates traveling to Silesia, Czechoslovakia, Austria and Germany with her daughter; living in many displaced persons camps; going to Norway; living in Oslo where her daughter was educated; and their emigration to the United States in 1955.

Author/Creator
S., Klara, 1900-
Published
New York, N.Y. : Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies at Yale, 1984
Interview Date
March 3, 1984.
Language
English
Copies
3 copies: 3/4 in. master; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Cite As
Klara S. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-249). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
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View in Yale University Library Catalog: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/946946
Record last modified: 2015-01-14 11:27:00
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