Corpus of Spoken Yiddish in Europe

Ely Litsky

Interview #23772

Gender: Male

Age: 86

Date of Birth: November 23, 1910

Date of Interview: November 26, 1996

Interviewer: David Karlin

Duration of Testimony:

Number of tapes: 4

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Ely Litsky (thumbnail photo)


Place of Birth: Białystok (ביאַליסטאָק)

Place of Interview: The Bronx, New York, USA


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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 June 22, 2024.
  • Litsky, Ely. 1996. Interview 23772. USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive. USC Shoah Foundation. Accessed June 22, 2024.

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