Corpus of Spoken Yiddish in Europe

Chaim Abramson

Interview #8124

Gender: Male

Age: 83

Date of Birth: March 28, 1912

Date of Interview: October 30, 1995

Interviewer: Richard Bassett

Duration of Testimony:

Number of tapes: 3

All tapes have been transcribed.

Chaim Abramson (thumbnail photo)

Maps

Place of Birth: Joniškis (יאַנישאָק)

Place of Interview: Toronto, Canada


Tapes

From the collection of the USC Shoah Foundation


Transcripts

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קאַסעט רעדער אינהאַלט

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Cite this testimony

If you use this testimony in your work, we request that you include both of these references:

  • Bleaman, Isaac L., and Chaya R. Nove. 2024. Corpus of Spoken Yiddish in Europe. Berkeley, CA: University of California, Berkeley. https://www.yiddishcorpus.org. Accessed January 24, 2024.
  • Abramson, Chaim. 1995. Interview 8124. USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive. USC Shoah Foundation. Accessed January 24, 2024.

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