Oral history interview with Tilly Meyer
Tilly Meyer, born in Stuttgart, Germany in 1912, describes her childhood; her memories of World War I; the rise of the Nazis and antisemitism; being deported to Poland in 1938 because of her Polish descent; her experiences in Poland after the Nazi invasion; her escape back to Stuttgart; and immigrating to the United States in 1940.
On the video recordings, Tilly Meyer describes meeting her husband on the boat to the United States; building her life in America; and her visit to Stuttgart in 1987.
Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.
- Tilly Meyer
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Mark Meyer
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