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30 Years Artur Zygielbojm

Recorded Sound | Accession Number: 1999.A.0239.2 | RG Number: RG-91.0126

Reel to reel tape about Shmuel (Szmuel) Mordkhe Artur Zygielbojm. Yiddish handwriting on the tape box front side reads: "30 years Artur Zygielbojm."

Side A: Orations in Yiddish by unidentified speakers at Zygielbojm's graveside, New Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Ridgewood, New York on May 30?, 1973. Commemoration event sponsored by the NY Artur Zygielbojm Branch of the Bund (Jewish labor organizatiion). Attendees include several members of the Zygielbojm family. At 16:30, attendees sing many verses of the labor anthem "Khaveyrim in kamf" [Comrades in struggle], a poem by Khaim Alexandrov. At 22:10, reading of names of attendees. 23:00-end: blank tape.

Side B: 0:00-0:40 [false start]; 0:44-01:22 [false start 2]; 01:24-12:50 "Bund Radio news" broadcast over WEVD, NYC on May 11, 1973. Program: "Artur Zygielbojm on the 30th anniversary of his death." Announcer: Joseph Gotteiner. 13:00-end, speakers unidentified.

Broadcast:  1973 May 11
Broadcast:  1973 May 30
Record last modified: 2021-09-02 16:54:30
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