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Oral history interview with Aart Vos and Johanna Vos

Oral History | Accession Number: 1989.67.92 | RG Number: RG-50.012.0092

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

Aart Vos, Johanna Vos, and Hettie Vos (born in 1936) describe their lives during WWII; Aart and Johanna working in the underground movement in the Netherlands; deciding to take in Jews to hide during the war; their families judging them because of the risk they took hiding Jews; Hettie’s experiences as a child during the war; struggling to find food during the war; immigrating to the United States in 1951; starting a summer camp for children; Hettie’s experiences attending school in the US; participating in their church; and being recognized by Yad Vashem for their war efforts.

Interviewee
Johanna Vos
Mr. Aart Vos
Interviewer
Gay Block
Malka Drucker
Date
1988 February 28  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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