With a holocaust survivor

I interviewed Peter who survived the holocaust and still remember what happened.

Renee Frances Krahn talks about Jacob Frances’ life was changed by WW II.

In this interview, conducted in March 2019 in Lafayette, CO, Tom Lounsbury interviews his friend Renee Frances Krahn about her late father Jacob Frances’ persecution by the Nazis in Thessaloniki, Greece and of his escape to work in the Greek...

Holocaust survivor speaks about journey from Austria to the U.S

My grandma Trude was eleven years old when she and her parents escaped from Austria in the early 1940’s, on one of the last boats to the U.S. Her entire extended family perished in the concentration camps except a couple...

Question with mom

I learned how my family came to the U.S. frome Europe. I also learned about my great ancestors

LHP Interview

For my Living History Project, I interviewed my grandma about her family’s experiences during the Holocaust: from growing up in a Siberian labor camp to immigrating to the United States.

Dr. Edgar Moran

Edgar was a Holocaust survivor in communist Romania. He talked to me about a close call he had as an Underground agent.

Interview With my 89 year-old Grandpa

My Grandpa was born in 1930. We talked about everything from the start of WWII to him going on road trips with my Grandma and all of their kids. We even talked about who he voted for in the 1948...

Escaping from the Nazis

“My grandmother didn’t want to leave, and my mother, very bravely at age 24 went back to Prague and got her mother and her younger sister Mimi out of Prague with great difficulty… on the last train before Hitler marched...

The feeling of abandonment when it comes to Latin America culture.

Talking about how being two different races affects a person when one culture is not taught as much as the other

54 Years of Crazy

Being in love can be difficult, hower if two people love each other so much they make it seem almost as if it’s easy. Just ask Anabelle and Richard Sher. Throughout their journey of being in love, Annabelle and Richard...

Interviewing my Grandma, a Holocaust Survivor

My grandmothers experiences as a child in the holocaust as well as what her life was like when she got to America

Interview with my Mom

In this interview we talked about my moms family, past, future, goals, and life.

Decisions and Luck- leaving Germany in 1937.

86 and 90 year old siblings, Max and Sonja reflect on their families’ choices and character as they recall their immigration from Germany to the United States in 1937.

Miriam Volk Holocaust Survivor

Miriam, a Polish Jewish woman, survived Auschwitz and the Holocaust . She talked about her experiences in an interview with her granddaughter, Haley.

Holocaust

How the Holocaust affected me even though I was born in Chicago after World War II.

Grandpa Interview

I ask my grandfather questions about his life and family history.