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Oral history interview with Rephael Ben Aroya

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.430.0017

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

Rephael Ben Arroya (Aroya), born in Hartouv, Israel and age 76 at the time of the interview, discusses being a third generation descendant of Bulgarian Jews that settled in Israel in 1894; the Ladino culture and language; surviving during Turkish rule and WWI; his relationship with Bulgarians in Europe; and the Judea hills near Jerusalem being abandoned because of poor agricultural conditions.

Interviewee
Rephael Ben Aroya
Date
1990 March 04  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
4 videocassettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, acquired from Jacky and Lisa Comforty
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:44:31
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