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Oral history interview with Rita Ayzeenshtat

Oral History | Accession Number: 1997.A.0441.148 | RG Number: RG-50.462.0148

Rita Ayzeenshtat, born on November 12, 1912 in Kiev, Ukraine, discusses experiencing antisemitism in the USSR; her husband who was in the Soviet Army and killed in action; working in the Urals; her son’s illnesses; having a difficult life; returning to Moscow in 1945; and immigrating to the United States.


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Interviewee
Rita Ayzeenshtat
Interviewer
Leon Friedman
Date
interview:  1987 October 27
Geography
creation: Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language
Russian
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Gratz College Holocaust Oral History Archive
 
Record last modified: 2020-03-26 09:54:27
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