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 Jewish-American Response to WWII and the Efforts to Support the Establishment of the State of Israel

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Annette Epstein Jolles—Washington, DC native and social worker— remembers her family's support for Israel and a DP Camp refugee joining her eighth grade class after WWII.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Annette Epstein Jolles.

This excerpt is in English.

Annette Epstein Jolles was born in Washington, D.C..

Other video highlights from this oral history