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Irving Anches oral history interview

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Oral history interview of a Seattle Jewish community member in which he describes his parents' experiences in Eastern Europe and how a 1906 program in their city of Ekaterinaslav led to immigration. The family came to Seattle in 1907, Irving was born 1909, and then they moved to Tacoma for a few years before finally settling in Seattle in 1916. Mr. Anches talks about his father's businesses, from peddling to second hand clothing stores to military surplus stores following World War I. Irving and his father began buying real estate in 1936 and Mr. Anches speaks of his successes. He also speaks of his own religious education and his family's devotion to Bikur Cholim Congregation
 
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Henry Butler oral history interview

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Oral history interview with a Seattle businessman and Jewish community member
 
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Richard E Lang oral history interview

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Tape-recorded interviews from 1981 with Richard E. Lang, a Jewish community member in Seattle.
 
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Morris Polack oral history interviews and papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Tape-recorded interview concerning his life and career
 
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David Sidell papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Photographs of a Seattle Jewish scrap metal firm and of banquets of scrap metal associations; tape recorded interview to discuss the role of Jews in the scrap metal business, as exemplified by the Sidell family of Seattle Iron and Metals Corporation.
 
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William B. Staadecker papers and oral history interview

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Tape-recorded interview of Seattle Jewish community member telling about his father coming to the U.S. from Germany in about 1890 and making his way west to Seattle where he founded a successful millinery business
 
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Samuel Stroum oral history interview

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Oral history of Jewish philanthropist of Seattle, Washington

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