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Oral history interview with Sarah Zelazny

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.30 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0513

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

Sarah Zelaznyt, born in 1934 in Warsaw, Poland, describes her family; the German invasion and bombing of Warsaw; her father’s participation in the Bund; her family attempting to escape from Warsaw to Bialystok, Poland; moving to Ufa, Russia to work in factories; hiding with her brother but catching malaria; her father’s decision to join the Russian Army; her sister’s birth in 1945; the immigration of some of her family to Israel; her entrance into a Polish school in Germany after the war; moving to and getting married in Israel; and immigrating to New York City in 1971.

Interviewee
Sarah Zelazny
Interviewer
Joan Ringelheim
Date
2007 February 20  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
8 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
Interview funded in part by a grant from Carole and Maurice Berk.
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