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Rochelle Lawrence: "A little shtetl"

Rochelle Lawrence describes her early life in Janów Podlaski, a small town in eastern Poland.

From  Adina Langer on February 16th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Sheva Vapne: Granddaughter of a Rabbi

Sheva Vapne describes the Jewish community in Riga, Latvia, prior to World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 11th, 2021 6 plays 0  

David Jacobi: Grandparents

David Jacobi describes how his grandparents, Alexander and Maria Jacobi, first met, and how their relationship evolved over the years.

From  Adina Langer on February 10th, 2021 0 plays 0  

David Jacobi: "Proud to be a German"

David Jacobi describes how his father's family was well-integrated into German society before World War II.

From  Adina Langer on February 10th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Edward Francell: "I don't do Religion!"

As a child, Edward Francell was unaware of his family's Jewish background.

From  Adina Langer on February 8th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Herbert Kohn: Frankfurt, German

Herbert Kohn describes his childhood growing up in Frankfurt, Germany.

From  Adina Langer on February 8th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Herbert Kohn: German Culture

Herbert Kohn describes his family's German background.

From  Adina Langer on February 8th, 2021 1 plays 0