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Oral histories

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview with Ben and Bessie Glass, 1978 October 22-1979 August 1

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Identifier: B098.08.0009.00001
Overview Ben and Bessie Glass both came to the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) as patients in 1928. Bessie Glass was treated for six years. They met in the hospital and married in 1931. Ben Glass was a printer at the JCRS bindery from 1928 through 1978. They discuss how the JCRS was like a large family of young adults from all over the country and talk about what life was like at the JCRS. They also talk about the transition from JCRS to AMC Cancer Center.

Oral History Interview with Tillye Levy, 1978 November 2

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Identifier: B098.09.0009.00003
Overview Topics covered: Interview focuses on the resettlement of refugees in the Denver area and nationally; need was especially heavy after WWII; adoption services and foster home program; resettling German Jews post WWII and the Russian Jewry later; surveys of Denver Jews.

Tillye Levy Box Talk, 1978 April 20

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Identifier: B098.01.0002.00026
Overview """Box Talk"" on ""Jewish oral history, a new approach to an old story"" was presented during Jewish Heritage Week. Alby Segall gives a lecture on oral history and its place in Jewish history. Segall then demonstrates how to conduct an oral history by interviewing Tillye Levy (née Shulman).Alby Segall works on two oral history projects in Denver, Colo., one interviewing key leaders in the development of local Jewish social service agencies (sponsored by the Allied Jewish...

Tillye Levy interviewed about Lina (Mrs. John) Elsner, 1979 January 2

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Identifier: B098.01.0002.00042
Overview Tillye Levy being interviewed by Alby Segall about Lina (Mrs. John) Elsner.

Tillye Levy on I. Rude, 1978 November 1

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00059
Overview Tillye Levy talks about I. Rude (Isadore). Mr. Rude was a Denver Jewish philanthropist with a JCRS and a B'nai B'rith building named after him. He is also the namesake of Rude Park.