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Oral history interview with Barbara Marton Farkas

Oral History | Digitized | RG Number: RG-50.549.01.0008

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    Oral history interview with Barbara Marton Farkas


    Interview Summary
    Barbara Marton Farkas, born in 1920 in Arad, Romania, describes being sent to Sweden by the International Committee of the Red Cross after her liberation in May 1945; her long recovery time in quarantine; her work for a few years in a clothing factory; returning to Romania to attend university; her studies in an industrial pharmacy from 1946 to 1951; her work as a biochemist in a hospital in Arad, Israel; her move to Israel in 1962 after a 10 year wait for a passport; terrorist attacks in Israel in 1967 and the assault on Jerusalem; her move to the United States in 1968; and her support for the mission of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
    Barbara Marton Farkas
    Sandy Tolan
    interview:  1995 December 09

    Physical Details

    3 sound cassettes (60 min.).

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    Administrative Notes

    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum conducted the oral history interview with Barbara Marton Farkas on December 9, 1995.
    Funding Note
    The cataloging of this oral history interview has been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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