Omaha Folklore Project: Interview with Ruth Klass

The oral history interview of Ruth Klass regarding Jewish life in Nazi Germany was conducted by UNO student Rod Sadorsky on May 3, 1977. Klass shared information about her family background in Germany, her Jewish heritage, her experiences when she moved to the U.S., the impact the Holocaust had on her life, and her place in her community. Klass and her husband were able to flee Europe before being imprisoned in a concentration camp., UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections, 00:30:00
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Abstract/Description: The oral history interview of Ruth Klass regarding Jewish life in Nazi Germany was conducted by UNO student Rod Sadorsky on May 3, 1977. Klass shared information about her family background in Germany, her Jewish heritage, her experiences when she moved to the U.S., the impact the Holocaust had on her life, and her place in her community. Klass and her husband were able to flee Europe before being imprisoned in a concentration camp.
Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945
History
Audiocassettes
Oral histories (document genres)
Immigrants -- United States
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Jews
National Socialism
Date Created: 1977-05-03

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