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dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.editorO'Grady, Caitlin
dc.contributor.otherVapne, Sheva
dc.coverage.spatialRiga, Latvia.
dc.identifier.citationSheva Vapne Interview, 2017-10-24, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in Latvia in 1928, Sheva Vapne grew up speaking Latvian, Russian, and Yiddish. When the Germans invaded in 1941, Vapne escaped to Russia where she worked on a collective farm until winter forced her south to Uzbekistan. After the war, Vapne returned to Latvia, then part of the Soviet Union. She immigrated to the United States in the 1970s. She recorded her oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in October 2017.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of Holocaust survivor Sheva Vapne.
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectVapne, Sheva.
dc.subjectVideo recordings
dc.subjectHolocaust, Jewish (1939-1945).
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945.
dc.subjectUnited States--Emigration and immigration.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleSheva Vapne Interview

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