The Yiddish Book Center's

Wexler Oral History Project

A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.

Choosing Camp Kinderland

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Elaine Katz remembers the beginning of her family's history with Camp Kinderland, when the administration was still struggling to make ends meet.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Elaine Katz.

This excerpt is in English.

Elaine Katz was born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1926. Elaine died in 2015.