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0:17 - Introduction 0:37 - Anita's Family's Journey from Lithuania to the Lower East Side

Keywords: Atlantic Ocean; bobe; Brooklyn, New York; Brownsville, Brooklyn; bubbe (grandmother); bubbie; family background; family history; garment industry; grandfather; grandmother; grandparents; Great Depression; heritage; immigrants; immigration; Lithuania; Lower East Side; migration; New York; New York City; roots; shtetel; shtetl; U.S.; United States; US; USA; Vilna Gubernia; Yiddish language; zeyde

3:43 - Anita's Childhood Years During the Great Depression in New York 5:25 - Anita's Memories of Brownsville, Brooklyn

Keywords: Boarders; Boardinghouse; bobe; Brooklyn College; Brownsville, Brooklyn; bubbe; bubbie; Chester Street; Dumont Avenue; Europe; grandfather; grandmother; immigrants; Irish; Jewish; Lithuania; New York City; Old Country; P.S. 125; P.S. 165; public school; Yom Kippur; zeyde

8:56 - Anita Recalls Encountering Yiddish Culture Through Her Grandparents

Keywords: "A Bintel Brief"; "Forverts"; "The Forward"; "The Jewish Daily Forward"; "The Yiddish Daily Forward"; bobe; bubbe; bubbie; challah; cholent; chulent; cooking; Daily News; food; garment industry; gefilte fish; grandfather; grandmother; grandparents; Israel; Jewish food; Jewish music; kiddish; kiddush; kidesh; kitchen; Long Island; National Jewish Fund; New York City; Palestine; Shabbat; Shabbos; shabes; shtetel; shtetl; tsdoke; tsedakah; tsholnt; tzedakah; Victrola; Yiddish Forverts; Yiddish music; zedakah; zeyde

16:47 - Speaking Yiddish at Home and Hearing Yiddish in New York

Keywords: Aaron Lebedeff; actors' benefit; bobe; bubbe; bubbie; egg cream; Fox's U-Bet; grandmother; Lower East Side; Michael Tilson Thomas; Molly Picon; New York City; Poland; rabbi; rov; Russia; seltzer; shtetel; shtetl; talmud chochem; talmud khokhem; WEVD; Yiddish radio; Yiddish theater; Yiddish theatre

23:02 - Anita's Childhood Friends, Summers, and Early Education in Brooklyn

Keywords: "Forverts"; "The Forward"; "The Jewish Daily Forward"; "The Yiddish Daily Forward"; Amos Oz; bar mitzvah; beauty contest; Betsy Head Park; bobe; Brooklyn; Brooklyn Public Library; Brownsville; bubbe; bubbie; Daily News; Dumont Avenue; grandfather; grandmother; grandparents; Hebrew school; hide and seek; Holocaust; immigrants; Israel; Jewish education; Jewish values; New York City; newspapers; Palestine; Prohibition; public education; public library; reading; shul; Stone Avenue; stoop ball; street games; summer; synagogue; talme toyre; talme-toyre; Talmud Torah; Yiddish newspapers; zeyde

29:26 - Memories of the Holocaust and Lessons in Jewish Values

Keywords: Adolf Hitler; Allies; bobe; Brownsville; bubbe; bubbie; correspondence; ethics; Europe; FDR; Franklin D. Roosevelt; Franklin Delano Roosevelt; grandfather; grandmother; Hitler; Holocaust; Jewish education; Jewish identity; Jewish values; letters; New York; New York City; pride; pushke; shul; World War II; World War Two; WWII; Yom Kippur; zeyde

33:39 - Anita Describes the Historical Significance of the Borscht Belt

Keywords: Adirondacks; Borscht Belt; Bronx; Brooklyn; bungalow colony; Catskill Mountains; Catskills; Concord Hotel; Gan Eden; Grossinger's; hotels; Jewish culture; Jewish food; kokh-aleyn; kokhaleyn; leisure; Monticello, New York; rooming house; Sullivan County; The Concord; Upstate New York; vacation homes

37:35 - Living Above the Garlick Funeral Home in Monticello, New York

Keywords: Albany; Brookline, Massachusetts; Catskills; chevra kadisha; Garlick Funeral Home; hevra kadisha; Jewish burial society; Jewish community; Jewish Community Center; Jewish funeral home; Joseph Garlick; khevre kadishe; Lower East Side; Monticello; New York; United States Army; Upstate New York

43:42 - Anita's Connections to Yiddishkayt in Upstate New York

Keywords: anti-Semitism; antisemitism; bobe-mayse; Brownsville, New York; bubbe-meise; Chinese food; Concord Hotel; cultural life; food; Gordon Winarick; grandfather; Grossinger's; Hebrew; Hebrew school; Jewish comedy; Jewish culture; Jewish film festival; Jewish food; Jewish hotels; Judaism; kosher food; Monticello, New York; New York City; public library; Queens, New York; Reform Judaism; religion; Sunnyside, New York; talme toyre; talme-toyre; Talmud Torah; Ulster County; Upstate New York; Woodstock; Yiddish music; Yiddishkayt; Yiddishkeit; yidishkayt; yidishkeyt; zeyde

52:04 - Anita Discusses Her Volunteer Work

Keywords: Aaron Lansky; aliyah; bobe; book club; books; bubbe; bubbie; Dola Ben-Yehuda Wittmann; Eliezer Ben-Yehuda; grandmother; Hebrew University; Israel; Jewish Community Center; Jewish film festival; Jewish identity; language; Monticello, New York; New York City; nursery school; philanthropy; public library; Sullivan County; Ulpan; volunteer; volunteer book collecting; Yiddish Book Center; Yiddish books; Yiddish identity; zamler

61:13 - Anita's Changing Relationship with Yiddish and Jewish Identity

Keywords: Arbeter Ring; bobe; Brooklyn; Brooklyn College; Brownsville, New York; bubbe; bubbie; grandchildren; grandfather; grandmother; intermarriage; Jewish identity; Jewish music; language; literature; memoir; New York City; Sholem Aleichem; shtetel; shtetl; singing group; Workmen's Circle; Yiddish; Yiddishkayt; Yiddishkeit; yidishkayt; yidishkeyt; zeyde

69:53 - Anita's Closing Remarks on Yiddish and Memories of Her Grandparents

Keywords: Belmont Avenue; bobe; Brooklyn, New York; Brownsville, New York; bubbe; bubbie; chedar; cheder; chicken market; grandfather; grandmother; grandparents; heder; kheyder (traditional religious school); New York City; pharmacist; phonograph; pushcarts; schmata; shmata; shmate (rag); shohet; shoychet; shoykhet (ritual slaughterer); Yiddish music; zeyde