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Oral history interview with Robert Ross

Oral History | Accession Number: 1993.A.0097.9 | RG Number: RG-50.043.0009

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Dr. Robert Ross (the minister of the American Baptist Church and a professor at the University of Minnesota) discusses his research on the American Christian during the Holocaust; the underground religious presses in the 1930s; death camps being named in religious publishing in 1943; the Roman Catholic Church during the war; the myths regarding Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Adolf Hitler; antisemitism in the United States, particularly Minneapolis, MN; how the US could have responded differently; the Evian-Le-Bain Conference in 1938; revisionists and Holocaust deniers; Apartheid; stories of religious perseverance in Dachau; the Depression; and the Chernobyl nuclear accident.

Interviewee
Mr. Robert W. Ross
Date
1982 June  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
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