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Oral history interview with Kristine Keren

Oral History | Accession Number: 2007.349 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0520

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Kristine Keren, born in 1935 in Lwów, Poland (L'viv, Ukraine), describes her childhood; her family’s history and their personalities; the Russian and German occupations of Lwów; how her life changed during the Nazi occupation; her family’s move into the Lwów ghetto; going into hiding in a sewer system underneath the ghetto after a liquidation; her physical and mental states at liberation; and how the sweater she kept with her while in hiding symbolizes her struggles and the memories of her family.

Interviewee
Dr. Kristine Keren
Interviewer
Amy Rubin
Date
2007 October 25  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
4 sound cassettes (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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Record last modified: 2018-01-24 08:25:01
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