Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Olga Garfinkel Weinstein

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Olga Garfinkel Weinstein
Interviewer:
Grossman, Michael Samuel
Interviewee:
Weinstein, Olga Garfinkel, 1917-
Date:
1996-12-30
Description:
Olga Garfinkel Weinstein, born in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1917, describes her childhood, including her siblings, the Jewish Community Center, and the traditional Jewish foods her mother served. Olga experienced no anti-Semitism as a schoolgirl, but discusses her awareness, as a young woman during World War II, of what was happening to the Jews in Europe.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Weinstein, Olga Garfinkel, 1917- -- Interviews
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -- Interviews, Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History, Brith Sholom (Charleston, S.C.), Beth Israel (Charleston S.C.), Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Religious life, Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Social life and customs, World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-107
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
application/pdf, audio/mpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Mp3 derivative audio created with Audacity software. Archival masters are wav files.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital resource copyright 2011, The College of Charleston. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.