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Oral history interview with Malka Csizmadia

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.14 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0014

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

Malka Csizmadia, born in Czechoslovakia (now Sátoraljaújhely, Hungary) on May 16, 1927, describes her family and childhood; being raised in the Protestant tradition; witnessing the German invasion and Jews being forced into ghettos; having to live in an apartment building with eight other families during the war because of the difficult situation; being curious about what was happening in the ghetto; her efforts to help Jews in the ghetto; helping her future brother-in-law to escape from the ghetto; and eventually immigrating to Israel.

Interviewee
Malka Csizmadia
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
1987 June 26  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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