Corpus of Spoken Yiddish in Europe

Esther Burekhovich

Interview #1227

Gender: Female

Age: 74

Date of Birth: April 28, 1920

Date of Interview: February 19, 1995

Interviewer: Hershey Felder

Duration of Testimony:

Number of tapes: 3

Note: 2 tapes have been transcribed so far. The final tape is an interview with family members in English.

Esther Burekhovich (thumbnail photo)


Place of Birth: Boronyava (באָראָניעװ)

Place of Interview: Brooklyn, New York, USA


From the collection of the USC Shoah Foundation


Tape Speaker Content
קאַסעט רעדער אינהאַלט


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Cite this testimony

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  • Bleaman, Isaac L., and Chaya R. Nove. 2024. Corpus of Spoken Yiddish in Europe. Berkeley, CA: University of California, Berkeley. Accessed April 26, 2024.
  • Burekhovich, Esther. 1995. Interview 1227. USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive. USC Shoah Foundation. Accessed April 26, 2024.

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