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Oral history interview with Camille Papp

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.528 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0528

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

Camille Papp describes her childhood in Budapest and Paris; the death of her father; her family's reduced and insecure circumstances after this; the Nazi occupation of Paris in 1940; moving with her sister to a series of boarding schools; the danger and fear she, her mother and her sister experienced; her mother's remarriage after the war; the family's immigration to Venezuela and Colombia; a brief return to Hungary; her fiance's escape from Hungary; their return to Venezuela; her search for her sister who had disappeared after immigrating to the United States; and her immigration to the United States in 1964.

Interviewee
Camille Papp
Interviewer
Hildegard Gattmann
Anne G. Saldinger
Date
2002 August 07  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
2 videocassettes (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, acquired from Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:19:01
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