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Oral history interviews of the Grünfeld/Heimann Family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
Oral history interviews with members of the Grünfeld/Heimann family who discuss their escape from Nazi Germany and experiences as refugees in Shanghai, China.
Provenance
Giselle Heimann Ratain donated her oral history interviews with her father and mother Kurt Heimann and Lotte Grünfeld Heimann and extended family members to the United Stated Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2016. In 2020, Giselle Heimann Ratain donated the documentary film "The Improbable Escape of Two Young Brothers from Nazi Germany: A Holocaust Story" to the United Stated Holocaust Memorial Museum's Library. The film documents the wartime experiences of George and Alexander Tscherny, members of the Grünfeld/Heimann family.
Date
1984-2016
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Oral history interview with Kurt Heimann

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.1 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0001

Date
interview:  1988

Oral history interview with Lotte Grünfeld Heimann

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.2 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0002

Date
interview:  1984

Oral history interview with Gerhard Heimann with Lotte Grünfeld Heimann

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.3 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0003

Date
interview:  2002 December

Oral history interview with Margot Grünfeld Shafran

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.4 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0004

Date
interview:  2016 August 19

Oral history interview with Erna Witsches Schmidmayer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.5 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0005

Date
interview:  2017 August 18

Lotte Grünfeld Heimann sings songs from her childhood

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.6 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0006

Date
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Oral history interview with Mary Grünfeld Wilk Sanders

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.176.7 | RG Number: RG-50.928.0007

Date
interview:  2002 December 24
 
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