Stella DeLeon oral history interview, 1982  PDF

Overview of the Collection

DeLeon, Stella
Stella DeLeon oral history interview
1982 (inclusive)
3 sound cassettes (60 min. each); transcript: 44 pages
Collection Number
3406 (Accession No. 3406-001)
Oral history of a Jewish holocaust survivor from the Island of Rhodes, Greece
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Tape-recorded interview conducted by Leni LeMarche on 5/20/82.

Discusses early life on Rhodes, the coming of the Germans in July, 1940 and the subsequent removal of all 3,000 Jews from the island to concentration camps. She gives great detail of her life in Auschwitz, Dachau and Bergenbelsen, her release in 1945, and her coming to the U.S.

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Listen to the audio recording and view the transcript of this interview on the Libraries Digital Collections site.

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Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Holocaust survivors--Washington (State)--Seattle--Interviews
  • Immigrants--Washington (State)--Seattle--Interviews
  • Jews--Greece--Rhodes
  • Jews--Washington (State) --Seattle--Interviews
  • Sephardim--Washington (State)--Seattle--Interviews
  • Personal Names :
  • DeLeon, Stella--Archives
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • LaMarche, Leni (creator)

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)