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.

Memories of Pre-War Yiddish Culture And My Warsaw Jewish Home

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Henryk Robak, a native Yiddish speaker, describes his family and education in Warsaw before the war, including what his father did for a living.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Henryk Robak.

This excerpt is in Yiddish.