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Document Details


Title: Interview of Renee Neiss by Janet Levine, August 23, 1986
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/imld/documentidx.pl?docid=S12541-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1994 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Neiss, Renee Machauf, 1911-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 18-Apr-1911
Speaker place of birth: Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Vienna, Austria; Austria; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Retail worker
Age at speaking: 83
Document date: 23-Aug-1994
Interviewer: Levine, Janet, fl. 1993
People discussed: Adolf Hitler; Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945
Historical events discussed: World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands; Austria; Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; Netherlands; New Jersey; New York; North America; North Holland, Netherlands; United States; Vienna, Austria; Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Adolf Hitler; Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands; Austria; Christmas; Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; Fear; Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945; Netherlands; New Jersey; New York; North America; North Holland, Netherlands; United States; Vienna, Austria; Vienna, Vienna, Austria; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Character traits; Citizenship; Cooking; Crossing borders; Dishonesty; Domestic life; Education; Ethnic groups; Family loyalty; Health; Husbands; Identification documents; Immigration and emigration; Internment camps; Jewish people; Law; Physical health; Politics; Pregnancy; Relationships; Religion; Religious persecution; Separation from spouse; Sewing; Threats of violence; Vocational education
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027606-29745