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Silow, Sara
Sara Silow [sound recording]
[Dearborn, Mich. : University of Michigan--Dearborn], c1993
Location Call Number Status
 Web  D804.3 .S56 1993    AVAIL. VIA WEB
 Circ.Desk/4 Hr Reserve  D804.3 .S56 1993  v.1    AVAILABLE
 Circ.Desk/4 Hr Reserve  D804.3 .S56 1993  v.2    AVAILABLE
 Audios/2nd Flr  D804.3 .S56 1993  v.1 c.2  AVAILABLE
 Audios/2nd Flr  D804.3 .S56 1993  v.2 c.2  AVAILABLE
Subject Silow, Sara -- Interviews
Subject(s) Holocaust survivors -- United States -- Interviews
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Łódź -- Personal narratives
Concentration camp inmates -- Interviews
Subject Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp)
Physical Description 1 sound disc (ca. 69 min.) : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 transcript (48 leaves : col. map ; 29 cm.)
Note - System Details Compact disc
Note Title from transcript
Recorded on Aug. 30, 1993
Summary An interview with Sara Silow, a Holocaust survivor, conducted by Dr. Sidney Bolkosky, Professor of History at the University of Michigan--Dearborn. Sara Silow was born in Łódź, Poland. After the war started, Sara and her family were forced into the Łódź ghetto. From there Sara and her mother were taken to Auschwitz, where her mother perished. Sara was then sent to the Poppenbüttel camp where she was forced to clean up the rubble of bombed buildings. As the war drew to a close, she was sent to Bergen-Belsen where she was liberated by the British Army. After the war she was sent to Sweden to recuperate from typhus and then moved to Belgium to be with family. After meeting her future husband and starting a family, Sara moved to the United States
Series Holocaust survivor oral histories
Alternate Author Bolkosky, Sidney M
University of Michigan--Dearborn

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