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Oral history interview with Aranka Tóth

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.288.47 | RG Number: RG-50.670.0047

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

Aranka Tóth, born in 1932 in Hungary, describes the Jewish population of her hometown, Gyüre; the positive relations between the Jewish and non-Jewish population; how antisemitic ideas spread from the higher levels of government; the requirement that the Jewish population wear Star of David badges; a decree that Jewish population was not allowed to leave their homes for ten days; her education; an anti-German publication; the deportation of Jews to Kisvárda; the ghetto in Kisvárda; conditions of the train cars in which Jews were transported; the looting of the houses of deported Jews; and life after the war.

Interviewee
Aranka Tóth
Interviewer
Borbála Kriza
Date
2012 September 09  (interview)
Language
Hungarian
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:51:23
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