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  • Eugene Orenstein recalls going to Camp Kinderland as a child and then working there as a staff member. He discusses the ideological arguments of his era and the negative feelings these struggles left with him.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Elaine Katz remembers the beginning of her family's history with Camp Kinderland, when the administration was still struggling to make ends meet.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Pauline Katz, 2010-11 Yiddish Book Center Fellow, explains how Camp Kinderland had evolved from it's original structure by the time she went as a child, and was not only for Jews.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Leo Summergrad - Yiddish speaker, educator, and WWII veteran - remembers attending Camp Kinderland in his youth and describes the use of Yiddish and English at camp.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Henry Kellerman, psychotherapist and author, recounts his time spent at Camp Kinderland, a Jewish Communist summer camp which shared a lake with its arch-rival, the Workmen's Circle affiliated Camp Kinder Ring.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Lyber Katz - z"l, progressive activist, Yiddish translator and son of Moishe Katz - tells the story of his Camp Kinderland experience with the Yiddish journalist Itche Goldberg,who Lyber unknowingly called "son of a bitchie" after being instructed...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Michael Katz, activist and grandson of Yiddish journalist Moishe Katz, talks about his involvement with the progressive Jewish summer camp, Camp Kinderland.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Henry Slucki, child survivor of the Holocaust, describes the importance of Camp Kinderland, where he spent four summers as a child.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Henry Slucki, child survivor of the Holocaust, remembers one summer when he and his friends were troubled by the effect of color war at Camp Kinderland. He tells how the counselors were happy to cancel the event when they explained their position.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Pauline Katz, 2010-11 Yiddish Book Center Fellow, talks about her feelings towards the camp and what it stood for.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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