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Oral history interview with Emanuel Tanay

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0089.9 | RG Number: RG-50.155.0009

Dr. Emanuel Tanay, born in Vilna, Poland (Vilnius, Lithuania) in 1928, describes living in Miechow, Poland before the war; living in the Miechow ghetto; escaping with his mother and sister just before it was liquidated; how his father did not escape and was later executed by Amon Goeth; spending part of the war living in a monastery as a novice and passing as a converted Jew; and using false Aryan papers as he moved around Poland and Hungary.


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Interviewee
Dr. Emanuel Tanay
Interviewer
Sidney M. Bolkosky
Date
interview:  approximately 1987 March 16
publication/distribution:  approximately
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
 
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