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Rochelle Lawrence: "The start of a good life."

Rochelle Lawrence describes her family's journey by ship from Palestine to the United States, where family members welcomed them in New York City.

From  Adina Langer on March 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Rochelle Lawrence: Bomb Scares

Rochelle Lawrence describes food shortages and bombings in Tel Aviv during the Arab revolt against British rule starting in 1936.

From  Adina Langer on March 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Rochelle Lawrence: Right in the Heart of Tel Aviv

Rochelle Lawrence describes life in Tel Aviv, where her family lived upon moving to Palestine in 1936.

From  Adina Langer on March 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Rochelle Lawrence: Family in America

Rochelle Lawrence describes how an extensive network of relatives sponsored her family's immigration to the United States in 1938.

From  Adina Langer on March 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Rochelle Lawrence: Poland to Palestine

Rochelle Lawrence describes her family's journey by horse and wagon, train, and ship, to Palestine in 1936.

From  Adina Langer on March 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Rochelle Lawrence: Leaving Poland

Rochelle Lawrence describes the items her family packed for the trip out of Poland including the candelabra used on Shabbat, the Jewish Sabbath.

From  Adina Langer on March 11th, 2021 0 plays 0  

Rochelle Lawrence: "Right in the heart of Tel Aviv"

Rochelle Lawrence describes life in Tel Aviv, where her family lived upon moving to Palestine in 1936.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: "The start of a good life"

Rochelle Lawrence describes her family's journey by ship from Palestine to the United States, where family members welcomed them in New York City.

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

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  

Rochelle Lawrence: Palestine

Rochelle Lawrence describes her father Lazar's reasons for moving to Palestine on his own in 1932.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: Bomb Scares

Rochelle Lawrence describes food shortages and bombings in Tel Aviv during the Arab revolt against British rule starting in 1936.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: Family in America

Rochelle Lawrence describes how an extensive network of relatives sponsored her family's immigration to the United States in 1938.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: Poland to Palestine

Rochelle Lawrence describes her family's journey by horse and wagon, train, and ship, to Palestine in 1936.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: Leaving Poland

Rochelle Lawrence describes the items her family packed for the journey out of Poland including the candelabra used on Shabbat, the Jewish Sabbath.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: The Holocaust

Rochelle Lawrence describes the impact of the Holocaust on family members who remained in Poland.

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

Rochelle Lawrence: "This is not a place for Jews."

Rochelle Lawrence describes the antisemitic attack that motivated her family to leave Poland for Palestine, where her father gained citizenship by 1936.

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