Category : Manuscript Projects

Manuscript of Harry Friedman

My name is Harry Friedman I was born on October 22, 1931 in a town in northeast Hungary. I was the youngest in my family. I had two brothers and one sister. My father was in the beer business and was a beer bottler. In 1939 certain laws came out and he had to give […]

Sàra Kaldor’s Life Story

My name is Sàra Kaldor.  I was born on June 29, 1925 in Szarvas, Hungary. We were a highly respected family in Hungary.  My parents were Henrik and Regina.  Out of ten siblings, I was the youngest.  As a child I went to a Jewish elementary school, however my middle school was not Jewish.  The […]

Hank Rosenbaum – Holocaust Survivor

I am free. I. Am. Free. The day has finally come. Though it is supposed to feel liberating, it has come with great pain, sorrow, and memories that I wish I could forget. But I can’t. They follow me everywhere I go. It’s like a shadow that never leaves. I thought I would write out […]

Manuscript Project- Jozef Cipin (interviewed by Ethan Sacoransky)

My name is Jozef Cipin. I was born on January 7, 1934, in the small town of Bánovce nad Bebravou in Slovakia, which was part of Czechoslovakia at the time. It was exactly one year after Hitler took power – a bad time. Even so, my childhood was beautiful. We were living amongst non-Jewish people […]

Martin Maxwell Manuscript

Martin Maxwell- By: Seth Wagman I was born in Vienna Poland, i didn’t live a long life with my parents around.  My mother died of pneumonia early on and my father died of Cancer when I was only 10 years old.  Before the Nazi’s took over, i went to a regular Jewish school and learn […]