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Reminiscences of Ervin Farkas: oral history, 1987

Creator: Farkas, Ervin
Project: Hungarian project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 15 pages Sound recording: 1 sound cassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Lawyer

Scope and Contents

Laws concerning foreigners in Hungary during World War II; legal work representing persecuted Jews; account of deportation and killing of Hungarian Jews; personal experiences in labor camp; work with Jewish Office of Hungarian Welfare Bureau; attempts to prevent deportation of Hungarian Jews; account of arrest and torture of his father; family background and history

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1990

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