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Oral history interview with Renee Neuhaus

Oral History | Accession Number: 1999.A.0122.1105 | RG Number: RG-50.477.1105

Renee Neuhaus discusses her childhood in Hamburg, Germany; her vague memories of the onset of Nazism in 1933; the events of Kristallnacht in November 1938, when her father was arrested and imprisoned in Sachsenhausen concentration camp; the family's decision to flee Germany; their success in obtaining visas to the United States; the delay caused by the onset of the World War II in September 1939; their arrival in New York City in November 1939; the family's move to San Francisco, CA; her education; and her marriage and family life.

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Renee Neuhaus
Rodney A. Ross
interview:  2004 December 01
2 videocassettes (SVHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties
Record last modified: 2020-02-28 12:09:30
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