Oral history interview with Rachel Silverstone, 1937-1985  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Silverstone, Rachel, 1895-1998
Oral history interview with Rachel Silverstone
1937-1985 (inclusive)
1 sound cassette; transcript: 24 pages; 9 clippings
Collection Number
3653 (Accession No. 3653-001)
Tape recorded interview of a Jewish family living in Everett, Washington
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
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Tape-recorded interview conducted by Isabel Stusser on 6/13/85. Accession also includes clippings (1937-1946, 1965-1976)

Interview with Rachel (Mrs. Moe) Silverstone and her son Sid Silverstone. Bulk of the clippings are about Moe Silverstone, owner of Silverstone Brothers clothing store in Everett, and about this Everett family's participation in Jewish religious services. Clipping also discusses 1946 Redin espionage trial in which Moe Silverstone was one of the jurors. Summary of interview included with BDS.

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

Restrictions on Use

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

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Jews--Washington (State)--Everett
  • Jews--Washington (State)--Everett--Interviews
  • Personal Names :
  • Shemanski, Alfred, 1874 or 5-1966
  • Silverstone, Rachel, 1895-1998--Interviews
  • Silverstone, Sid
  • Corporate Names :
  • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America
  • B'nai B'rith
  • Council of Jewish Women (U.S.). Everett Section
  • Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America. Everett Chapter
  • Montefiore Congregation (Everett, Wash.)
  • Silverstone Brothers (Everett, Wash.)
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Stusser, Isabel (creator)
    • Corporate Names :
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington) (creator)
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington)