Bernice Frank Bernstein, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998

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Title Bernice Frank Bernstein, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998
Alternative Title Accn 998, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Bernice Frank Bernstein
Creator Bernstein, Bernice Frank, 1913-2009
Contributor Kelen, Joyce A., 1949-; Oral History Institute
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1982-06-17
Date Digital 2015-07-06
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Spatial Coverage Utah, United States,
Subject Jews, American--Utah--Interviews; Bernstein, Bernice Frank, 1913-2009--Interviews; United States--Emigration and immigration; Utah--Emigration and immigration; Voluntarism--Religious aspects--Judaism
Description Transcript (34 pages) of interview by Joyce Kelen with Bernice Frank Bernstein on June 17, 1982 for the Interviews with Jews in Utah Project.
Abstract This interview was conducted by Joyce Kelen. Mrs. Bernstein (b. 1913) talks about her parents' life in Russia, their views as young radicals, and their emigration from Russia to the United States. She discusses the tensions between Russian and German Jews in th 1920s, and details her family's situation during the Depression. She also remembers the tensions between B'nai Israel and Montefiore, World War II, Franklin D. Roosevelt, her involvement in B'nai Israel, the Jewish Family Service, and her work as a social worker. 34 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 34 pages
Language eng
Is Part of Interviews with Jews in Utah collection, 1982-1988,; Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archive
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Halima Noor
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
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Topic Jews, American; Emigration and immigration; Voluntarism--Religious aspects--Judaism
Setname uum_iju
ID 902223
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