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Oral history interview with Jolan Schwam

Oral History | Accession Number: 2009.380 | RG Number: RG-50.852.0001

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Jolan (Yolanda) Schwam, originally of Vienna, Austria, describes her memories of pre-war Vienna, of moving with her husband to be closer to her parents out of fear of the Nazi threat, and taking a train from Austria through Germany to the Netherlands. She and her husband immigrated to the United States in March 1938. Her parents and her brothers perished in the Holocaust.

Interviewee
Jolan Schwam
Date
1988  (inclusive)
Language
English
Extent
1 CD.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Evelyn Albert
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:38:05
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