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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.

Interviewee
Rita Ayzeenshtat
Interviewer
Leon Friedman
Date
1987 October 27  (interview)
Geography
creation : Philadelphia (Pa.)
Language
Russian
English
Extent
1 sound cassette (60 min.).
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, gift of the Holocaust Oral History Archive of Gratz College
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Record last modified: 2018-08-09 15:55:18
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