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Oral History Interview with Sally Schneider, 1979 August 30

Identifier: B098.04.0008.00023


Topics Covered: Life in the old country, working at age 11 stripping tobacco, parents very poor, father blind so sent to live with aunt, aunt was horribly abusive; police threatened to take children away; mother kept having children; Sally was in an out of school, eventually lied about her age and got married at 14, left school; worked to send money to her mother.


  • 1979 August 30


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1 items (1 sound tape cassette)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Series 4 consists of recorded oral histories by residents of Beth Israel Home. The interviewees reflect on their experiences as either Jewish immigrants or children of immigrants to America.


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