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Oral history interview with Goluba Bochvarska

Oral History | Digitized | Accession Number: 2012.354.27 | RG Number: RG-50.676.0027

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    Oral history interview with Goluba Bochvarska


    Interview Summary
    Goluba Bochvarska, born 1931 Shtip, Yugoslavia (now Stip, Macedonia), discusses the Macedonians, Turks, Roma and Jews living together in Stip; the two Jewish families that lived in her neighborhood; life in Shtip; going to the synagogue as a child and attending weddings; attending school with two Jewish children; how when the deportation was immanent one of their Jewish neighbors came to their house to give them her daughter's dowry for safekeeping, but Goluba's parents declined the offer; having to stay inside during the deportation; seeing the Jewish houses empty and closed; how one of her Jewish neighbors made buttons out of gold to hide it from the Bulgarians; two Jews who managed to escape (Isak Sion and Mois-Mosho); hearing stories about Jews and Christian children's blood; seeing Jewish property being auctioned off; and seeing several auctions of Jewish property.
    Goluba Bochvarska
    interview:  2014 June 05
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation

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    Administrative Notes

    This is a witness interview of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Perpetrators, Collaborators, and Witnesses: The Jeff and Toby Herr Testimony Initiative, a multi-year project to record the testimonies of non-Jewish witnesses to the Holocaust. The interview was directed and supervised by Nathan Beyrak.
    Funding Note
    The production of this interview was made possible by Jeff and Toby Herr.
    The cataloging of this oral history interview has been supported by a grant from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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