R., Arnold, 1920-
Arnold R. Holocaust testimony (HVT-592) [videorecording] / interviewed by Sondra F. Kraff and Lya Dym Rosenblum, November 11, 1984.
Wilmette, Ill. : Holocaust Education Foundation, 1984.
Videotape testimony of Arnold R., who was born in ?ód?, Poland in 1920. He recalls graduating from a technical school in 1938; German invasion; anti-Jewish measures; moving to the ghetto area with his family; escaping to Tomaszów Mazowiecki in 1940 (he never saw his parents again); working as a painter; ghettoization; smuggling food into the ghetto in a network organized by the ghetto leaders; liquidation of the ghetto in November 1942; avoiding deportation with assistance from a German officer; forced labor in the remaining small ghetto; transfer to Bli?yn in 1943; slave labor in an ammunition factory; an unsuccessful attempt to construct an escape tunnel; deportation to Auschwitz, then Birkenau, in September 1944; working as a mechanic, dismantling aircraft, until January 17, 1945; and evacuation.
3 copies: 3/4 in. master; 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
Arnold R. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-592). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
R., Arnold, 1920-
Holocaust survivors. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061527
Video tapes. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85143214
Men. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85083510
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
Jewish ghettos. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95007077
Jews -- Poland -- ?ód?.
Jews -- Poland -- Tomaszów Mazowiecki.
Forced labor. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85050453
Poland. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79131071
?ód? (Poland) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80093570
Tomaszów Mazowiecki (Poland) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81084481
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n96112360
Birkenau (Concentration camp) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no96068007
Blizyn (Concentration camp) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2003102428
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Aid by non-Jews.
Mutual aid.
?ód? ghetto.
Tomaszów Mazowiecki ghetto.
Rosenblum, Lya Dym, interviewer.
Kraff, Sondra F., interviewer.
Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science
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