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Oral history interview with Lisa Burnham

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.669 | RG Number: RG-50.477.0669

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Lisa Burnham describes his childhood in Vienna, Austria; her awareness of increasing antisemitism at school; the persecutions Jeiwsh people faced after Hitler came to power; her parents' fears; how and why her parents sent her brother to England and her to to Italy; her travels through Norway, France, Iceland, Milan, Italy, and the United States; the safety she enjoyed due to her parents' wealth and connections; and her impressions upon returning to Vienna after the war.

Interviewee
Lisa Burnham
Interviewer
Elizabeth Ryan
Peter Ryan
Date
1996 March 13  (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 11:21:57
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