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Oral history interview with Rephael Ben Aroya

Oral History | RG Number: RG-50.430.0017

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.


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Interviewee
Rephael Ben Aroya
Date
interview:  1990 March 04
Language
Hebrew
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 videocassettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, acquired from Jacky and Lisa Comforty
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:36:01
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