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Oral history interview with Milka Nicheva

Oral History | Accession Number: 2012.354.28 | RG Number: RG-50.676.0028

Milka Nicheva, born January 1, 1935 in Shtip, Yugoslavia (now Stip, Macedonia), discusses the Jews in their community; her Jewish friend, who had to wear a yellow badge with a black frame; the curfews and restrictions placed on Jews; her memories of the blockade and the deportation of Jews; a teacher (Latinka Prilepchanska) who had to go to the train station to take the Jews' jewelry; the looting and auctioning off of Jewish property; Bulgarians moving into the homes of deported Jews; the looting of her father’s sweets shop by the Germans in 1941; the bombings; and the destruction of the Jewish quarter.

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Nicheva, Milka
interview:  2014 June 05
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 19:54:28
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