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Oral history interview with Barbara Ledermann Rodbell

Oral History | Accession Number: 1990.409.1 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0192

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

Barbara Lederman Rodbell, born in 1925 in Berlin, Germany, describes her childhood; moving to Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1933 with her family; becoming friends with Anne Frank and her family; the German invasion of the Netherlands in 1940; her boyfriend getting her false papers through his underground contacts; the deportation of her mother, sister, and father to Westerbork and then to Auschwitz; working for the resistance and surviving using her false papers; helping other Jews find hiding places; joining a ballet company for two years after the war; and immigrating to the United States in November 1947.

Interviewee
Ms. Barbara Rodbell
Interviewer
Linda G. Kuzmack
Date
1990 June 12  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
3 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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