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COLLECTIONS OF CANADIAN HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS
The following testimonials are part of a project to digitize and preserve the testimonies of Holocaust survivors across Canada.
The project received financial support from the Government of Canada, the Azrieli Foundation, the Asper Foundation, Power Corporation, the Paula Nussbaum family and Janette and Michael Diamond.
Leo Dortort shares his memories of Kristallnacht in his hometown, Graz.Listen
Fishel Goldig recounts his first encounter with antisemitism in elementary school.Listen
Vera Schiff describes her family’s life after Germany occupied Czechoslovakia.Listen
Dora Cohen describes the discrimination Jews were faced with in Vienna at the end of the 1930s.Listen