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Oral history interview with Madame Du Petit Magneux

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.542.36 | RG Number: RG-50.812.0036

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

Madame Du Petit Magneux, born 1913 in the commune of Saint-Pierre-de-Fursac, describes the difficult conditions during the war years; sheltering a Chabannes child in her house, Boris, who was 14 years of age; selling milk to the Chateau for the children; Fèlix Chevrier, who came to purchase milk for the children and frequently harvested mushrooms in the village; the general acceptance of Chevrier by the villagers; and the politics of the region in the 1930s, 1940s, and after the war.

Interviewee
Madame Du Petit Magneux
Interviewer
Lisa Gossels
Dean Wetherell
Date
1996-1998
Language
French
Genre/Form
Documentary films.
Extent
1 videocasette (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lisa Gossels and Dean Wetherell
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