Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research




Skip to main content

Oral history interview with Nicole Long

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 2003.45.1 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0474

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Oral history interview with Nicole Long


    Interview Summary
    Nicole Long (née Denier), born in 1921 in Paris, France, discusses her childhood; the backgrounds of her Jewish mother and Catholic father; the German occupation of France; her studies in high school and university; her brother's escape to the Pyrenees mountains; going into hiding in Limoges, France but returning to Paris; her mother losing her job with the French government and working for the U.G.I.F. (Union générale des israélites de France); her involvement with the French resistance while a student at the Sorbonne; working underground with the U.G.I.F. to transport Jewish children to safety; her and her mother's arrest and eventual release after providing a false baptismal certificate; moving to her Catholic grandparents' apartment in Paris with her mother; temporarily hiding Jewish refugees until they could find them permanent placements; the liberation of Paris by American forces; working in Switzerland postwar and assisting refugees; and immigrating to United States.
    Nicole D. Long
    Ringelheim, Dr. Joan
    interview:  2003 January 28

    Physical Details

    Oral histories.
    8 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    There are no known restrictions on access to this material.
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Long, Nicole, 1921-

    Administrative Notes

    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Oral History Branch conducted the interview with Nicole Long on January 28, 2003. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the tapes of the interview in March 2003.
    Funding Note
    The cataloging of this oral history interview has been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
    Record last modified:
    2023-11-16 08:03:04
    This page:

    Additional Resources

    Download & Licensing

    In-Person Research

    Contact Us