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Oral history interview with Antonin Kalina

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.43 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0043

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Antonin Kalina, born in Czechoslovakia on February 17, 1902, describes his family and childhood; joining the Communist party early in his life; serving as a secretary in Buchenwald; helping people in the camp get new identities or lying for them when they were about to be killed; helping the children in the camp by keeping them together and getting special materials for them; life in the camp for the prisoners; and trying to help the children left at the camp at the war.

Interviewee
Antonin Kalina
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
1988 July 22  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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