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Oral history interview with Rivka Sigal

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1269 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1269

Rivka Sigal discusses her childhood in Vienna, Austria; her family's moves between Vienna and Chernovitz, Romania (now Chernivtsi, Ukraine), where her father had a factory; her childhood illness and education; her family settling in Chernovitz and the difficulties her family experienced under Soviet rule; her father's awareness of the dangers to Jews in Europe; the family's immigration to Palestine in 1939; her education in Palestine; and her eventual immigration to the United States.


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Interviewee
Rivka Sigal
Date
interview:  1991 March 20
Language
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (90 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
 
Record last modified: 2020-07-08 14:55:24
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