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Oral history interview with Esther Poupko

Oral History | Accession Number: 2011.177.18 | RG Number: RG-50.677.0018

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Esther Poupko, born April 6, 1935 in Poland, describes her family; fleeing with her family at age five to Vilna, Poland (now Vilnius, Lithuania); receiving assistance from HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society); fleeing again to Kobe, Japan; Jewish life in Kobe; arriving in China; Jewish life in Shanghai; attending a day school; her teachers; observing Shabbat; her memories of high holidays; and eventually resettling in Brooklyn, NY.

Interviewee
Esther Poupko
Interviewer
Dr. Henri Lustiger Thaler
Date
2013 August 25  (interview)
Language
English
Extent
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
Credit Line
This testimony was recorded through a joint project of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Amud Aish Memorial Museum Kleinman Family Holocaust Education Center.
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Record last modified: 2018-06-18 14:24:23
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