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Creation Date

7-30-1984

Collection

MS-215: Emmanuel Ringelblum Collection

Description

On July 30th, 1984 Julie Orenstein interviewed Helen Hoffman Abramovitz about her family and life growing up in Czechoslovakia prior to World War II and her life after the war in the United States. On side one Helen discussed her early life and schooling in a variety of locations in the Sudetenland and Prague. Of note, she mentions that she feared for her life everyday she lived in Sudetenland. In addition to her experiences growing up in Czechoslovakia, Helen discussed the varying jobs of her parents and their training. On side two Helen discusses her current life in the United States and her encounter with antisemitism in her work.

Interviewee

Helen Abramovitz

Interviewer

Julie Orenstein

Publisher Repository

Digital Services Department; Wright State University

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University

Document Type

Oral History

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