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Interview with Natan Zielon

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2010-10-01
Title: Interview with Natan Zielon.
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Name(s): Zielon, Natan (Interviewee), creator
Gladstone, Devon (Interviewer), creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Oral Histories
Interviews
Date Issued: 2010-10-01
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University Libraries’ Digital Library [digital object]
Extent: 14p.
Language(s): English
Identifier: 3358461 (digitool), FADT3358461 (IID), fau:13167 (fedora)
Note(s): Natan Zielon interview by Devon Gladstone at the Boca Raton home of Natan Zielon on October 1. 2010. The interview traces Natan Zielon's childhood in Wodzislaw and Krakow, preparing for German invasion and hiding out in attics and basements in Poland. He talks about working in Sedziszow, his experiences at Skarzysko, an ammunition factory and labor camp, and working and living at Buchenwald. Natan Zielow also recalls coping with hunger, being liberated by the Russians in 1945, searching for family and his struggles to maintain hope. The interview also traces his life after World War II, meeting his wife and their journey to the United States.
Subject(s): Oral histories --Florida
Oral history
World War II
Wodzisław (Poland)
Sedziszow (Poland)
Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
Skarzysko-Kamienna (Concentration camp)
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dt/3358461
Host Institution: FAU
Title: Interview with Natan Zielon.
Name(s): Zielon, Natan (Interviewee), creator
Gladstone, Devon (Interviewer), creator
Type of Resource: mixed material
Genre: Oral Histories
Interviews
Date Issued: 2010-10-01
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University Libraries’ Digital Library [digital object]
Physical Form: pdf/mp3
Extent: 14p. : 01:04:25
Language(s): English
Identifier: 3358461 (digitool), FADT3358461p (IID)
Note(s): Natan Zielon interview by Devon Gladstone at the Boca Raton home of Natan Zielon on October 1. 2010. The interview traces Natan Zielon's childhood in Wodzislaw and Krakow, preparing for German invasion and hiding out in attics and basements in Poland. He talks about working in Sedziszow, his experiences at Skarzysko, an ammunition factory and labor camp, and working and living at Buchenwald. Natan Zielow also recalls coping with hunger, being liberated by the Russians in 1945, searching for family and his struggles to maintain hope. The interview also traces his life after World War II, meeting his wife and their journey to the United States.
Subject(s): Oral histories --Florida
Oral history
World War II
Wodzisław (Poland)
Sedziszow (Poland)
Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
Skarzysko-Kamienna (Concentration camp)
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/FADT3358461
Host Institution: FAU