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Oral history interview with Johannes Zoutberg

Oral History | Accession Number: 2005.528 | RG Number: RG-50.570.0019

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Johannes Zoutberg, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1932, discusses growing up in the Jewish neighborhood of Nieuw Markt; attending school with many Jewish children; his father’s matzo factory; the prewar Jewish community; the arrival of Jewish refugees from Germany; restrictions placed on the Jewish community; the arrest and beating of a physically disabled man; the arrest of Jewish people off the street; wondering where Jews were being taken; the suicide of a Jewish family he knew; his parents hiding a Jewish boy; and the Jews and non-Jews in hiding at his family’s factory.

Johannes Zoutberg
2005 January 26  (interview)
2 videocassettes (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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