D., Andree, 1927-
Andree D. Holocaust testimony (HVT-1628) [videorecording] / interviewed by Susanne Glaser and Janet Brown, September 16, 1990.
Baltimore, Md. : Baltimore Jewish Council, 1990.
Videotape testimony of Andree D., who was born in Paris, France in 1927. She recalls her early childhood in Egypt; moving to Paris after her parents' divorce; pleasant summers with her grandparents in Egypt; her mother's remarriage to a Catholic in 1937; attending boarding school; the school's relocation to a castle near Vichy after the German invasion; joining her mother and stepfather in Bordeaux in 1940; obtaining false papers as her stepfather's child; moving to Arcachon, then Paris; attending schools in Vichy and Paris in 1942 and 1943; feeling fortunate that she did not have to wear a star; hearing of people sent to Drancy; her brother's birth in February 1944; their move to Arbourse; liberation; and return to Paris. Mrs. D. recounts returning to her father in Egypt in 1945; her first exposure to Jewish life; marriage in 1948; moving to France, then South Africa; and emigration to the United States in 1961. She notes the headmistress of the boarding school she attended saved many Jewish children.
2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Andree D. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-1628). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
D., Andree, 1927-
Holocaust survivors. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061527
Video tapes. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85143214
Women. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85147274
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061518
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Jewish. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148465
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85148359
Families. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047009
Interfaith marriage. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87002873
Mothers and daughters. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85087538
France. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79006404
Paris (France) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79058874
Arcachon (France) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81098929
Alexandria (Egypt) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80067694
Arbourse (France)
Bordeaux (Aquitaine, France) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79091189
Egypt. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80061791
Oral histories (document genres) aat http://vocab.getty.edu/aat/300202595
Aid by non-Jews.
Child survivors.
False papers.
Hiding.
Glaser, Susanne, interviewer.
Brown, Janet, interviewer. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n90624271
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