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Oral history interview with Charlotte Stern

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.70.55 | RG Number: RG-50.583.0055

Charlotte Stern, born April 23, 1905 in Soest, Germany, discusses her family background; her school life; working in various jobs in different towns; marrying a lawyer in 1929; her husband being unable to practice law after 1933; antisemitism in Soest; immigrating with her daughter to Waschbank (Wasbank), South Africa in 1934; farm life at Kameelkop; going to Johannesburg in 1946; buying a delicatessen shop with a girlfriend after her husband died; and going to Sydney, Australia in 1961 to join her daughter.


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Interviewee
Charlotte Stern
Date
interview:  1991 November 03
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette.
Credit Line
Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:40:48
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