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Oral history interviews of the Hidden History of the Kovno Ghetto collection

Collection
Collection Summary
Contains oral history interviews with sixteen Holocaust survivors recorded in preparation for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's exhibition,"Hidden History of the Kovno Ghetto," which opened in Nov. 1997. Collection includes interviews with: Brigitte Altman, Miriam Gershwin, Eta Hecht, Henry Kellen, Tamar Lazerson, David Levine, Jacob Lewin, Esther Lurie, Ted Pais, Avraham Pnina, Abraham Rodstein, Ivar Segalowitz, Avraham Tory, Helen Yermus, Celia Yewlow, and Berel Zisman. The interviewees discuss their experiences of living in the ghetto in Kaunas (Kovno), Lithuania, during the Holocaust
Provenance
Sandra Bradley, a film production consultant for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, conducted the interviews from May to July 1997 in preparation for the exhibition,"Hidden History of the Kovno Ghetto." The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the tapes of the interviews from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Exhibitions Department on July 11,1998.
Date
1997 May-1997 July
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Oral history interview with David Levine

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.1 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0001

Date
1997 May 20

Oral history interview with Celia Yewlow

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.2 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0002

Date
1997 May 27

Oral history interview with Brigitte Altman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.3 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0003

Date
1997 May 27

Oral history interview with Ivar Segalowitz

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.4 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0004

Date
1997 May 27

Oral history interview with Eta Hecht

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.5 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0005

Date
1997 May 27

Oral history interview with Henry Kellen

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.6 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0006

Date
1997 May 27

Oral history interview with Abraham Rodstein

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.7 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0007

Date
1997 June 02

Oral history interview with Miriam Gershwin

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.8 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0008

Date
1997 June 02

Oral history interview with Ted Pais

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.9 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0009

Date
1997 June 02

Oral history interview with Jacob Lewin

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.10 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0010

Date
1997 June 02

Oral history interview with Berel Zisman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.11 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0011

Date
1997 June 03

Oral history interview with Helen Yermus

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.12 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0012

Date
1997 June 03

Oral history interview with Avraham Tory

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.13 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0013

Date
1997 July 23

Oral history interview with Pnina Tory

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.14 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0014

Date
1997 July 23

Oral history interview with Esther Lurie

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.15 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0015

Date
1997 July 23

Oral history interview with Tamar Lazerson

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0119.16 | RG Number: RG-50.471.0016

Date
1997 July 23
 
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