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.

Getting to Know Ethel Rosenberg

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Helen Yelen - wife, mother, grandmother, and friend - recalls her friendship with Ethel Rosenberg when they worked in the same factory.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Helen Yelen.

This excerpt is in English.

Helen Yelen was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1917.