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Oral history interview with Agnes Anker

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1154 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1154

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Agnes Anker describes her early life in Danzig (Gdansk), Germany; her experiences with antisemitism before the Nazis; her experiences under Nazi persecution; how and why she immigrated to the United States with her husband and children in 1938; her husband's difficulty obtaining work; the loss of her family members in the Holocaust; and her attempts to secure their safety.

Interviewee
Agnes Anker
Interviewer
Sandra Bendayan
Date
1988 December 09  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
2 sound cassettes (90 min.).
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, acquired from Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:30:56
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