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Oral history interview with Doris Fedrid

Oral History | Accession Number: 2010.9.4 | RG Number: RG-50.609.0004

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

Doris Fedrid, a Jewish Polish Deaf survivor who late in life also became blind, discusses her experience under the Nazi occupation of Tarnopol, Poland (Ternopil', Ukraine); daily life for her family in the ghetto; her time in a slave labor camp; the birth of her sister in the camp and how she was taken to a Catholic orphanage by a Nazi; her escape from the camp along with her family; all their hiding places; immigrating to the United States; and marrying a Deaf survivor from Austria. (Recording is captioned.)

Collection Subtitle
Worry: A Jewish Deaf-Blind Survivor Shares Her Story
Interviewee
Doris Fedrid
Interviewer
Patricia Durr
Date
2006  (interview)
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester Institute of Technology
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Record last modified: 2018-04-18 12:03:45
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