W., Clara, 1906?-
Clara and Julius W. Holocaust testimony (HVT-4358) [videorecording] / interviewed by Laurel Vlock, October 6, 1980.
New Haven, Conn. : Holocaust Survivors Film Project, 1980.
Videotape testimony of Clara W. and Julius W. Ms. W. was born in Crumstadt, Germany in approximately 1906. She recounts their decision to emigrate after her husband was taken to Dachau; leaving on the St. Louis with her husband, daughter, father and other relatives; not being allowed to disembark in Cuba; entering England with their family; and emigration to join her brother in the United States in 1946. Mr. W. was born in Lustadt, Germany in approximately 1897. He recalls five weeks incarceration in Dachau beginning on November 10, 1938; his release based on his leaving Germany as soon as possible; living with his wife and daughter in Mannheim; their departure from Hamburg on the St. Louis to join his sister in Cuba, having paid for entry documents; not being allowed to disembark in Cuba; his sister coming to the dock everyday; being allowed to enter England with their family; working on a farm; and their emigration to the United States in 1946.
Clara and Julius W. Holocaust Testimony (HVT-4358). Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies, Yale University Library.
2 copies: 3/4 in. dub; and 1/2 in. VHS with time coding.
W., Clara, 1906?-
W., Julius, 1897?-
St. Louis (Ship) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82021322
Dachau (Concentration camp) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no96065344
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
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
Jews -- Migrations. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85070426
Jewish refugees. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112308
Husband and wife. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85063204
Mothers and daughters. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85087538
Fathers and daughters. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047454
Germany. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80125931
Lustadt (Germany)
Crumstadt (Germany)
Mannheim (Germany) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79142598
Hamburg (Germany) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81086822
England. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82068148
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Vlock, Laurel, interviewer.
Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science
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