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MS-215: Emmanuel Ringelblum Collection


On August 13th, 1984 Julie Orenstein interviewed Renate Harlan about her life before, during, and after World War II. In her interview Harlan discusses her family history, her childhood in Cologne, and her early education. Harlan also recounts her family fleeing Germany for England after her father was arrested. She also details how her family lived in England and eventually how she and her family came to Ohio.


Renate Harlan


Julie Orenstein

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Digital Services Department; Wright State University

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Digital Services Department; Wright State University

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Oral History


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