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Manuscript Collection No. 226
Interviews with survivors of World War II living in Cincinnati. Topics include displaced persons, Jewish Holocaust, immigration, national socialism and Germany during that period.
Terms of Access and Use
The National Council of Jewish Women Records are open to all users. The original manuscript collection is available in the Barrows-Loebelson Reading Room of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives.
Property and Literary Rights
National Council of Jewish Women, by the act of donating the National Council of Jewish Women Records to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by the National Council of Jewish Women. Literary rights may also be retained by specific creators of materials.
Questions concerning rights should be addressed to the Executive Director of the American Jewish Archives. For more information see the American Jewish Archives copyright information webpage.
See American Jewish Archives catalog for list of interviewees.
Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the National Council of Jewish Women Records and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-226. National Council of Jewish Women Records. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The National Council of Jewish Women Records were received from the National Council of Jewish Women, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Processed by American Jewish Archives staff.
No further accruals are expected to this collection.
Selected interviews from this collection are published in: Peck, Abraham J. and Uri D. Herscher. "Queen City Refuge: An Oral History of Cincinnati's Jewish Refugees from Nazi Germany." West Orange, N.J. : Behrman House, 1989.0874414865.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the AJA's online catalog.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives
Interviews -- Ohio -- Cincinnati
Jewish women -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- Societies and clubs
Jews -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- Interviews
National Council of Jewish Women. -- Cincinnati section -- (Cincinnati, Ohio). -- Interviews
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees