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Oral history interview with Arnold Douwes and Seine Otten

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.21 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0021

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Arnold Douwes (alternate spelling Douves; born in 1906 in Laag-Keppel, Netherlands) and Seine Otten (born in 1910 in the Netherlands) describe growing up in Christian families; the difficulty of hiding Jews during the war; Otten hiding six to eight people at a time in his small house; Douwes’s reflections on helping Jewish refugees escape; Douwes’s participation in the resistance movement; and wishing that they could have done more during the war.

Interviewee
Seine Otten
Arnold Douwes
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
1988 July 17  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
2 videocassettes (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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