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.

The Family Restaurant was a Gathering Place for Leftists

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Henry Slucki, child survivor of the Holocaust, describes the restaurant his great-aunt and great-uncle owned in Paris, which became a congregating point for leftists.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Henry Slucki.

This excerpt is in English.

Henry Slucki was born in Paris, France in 1934.