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Oral history interview with Tilly Meyer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.130 | RG Number: RG-50.606.0001

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

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.

Interviewee
Tilly Meyer
Date
1987-2008  (inclusive)
Language
English
Extent
6 CDs.
6 DVDs.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Mark Meyer
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:37:39
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