Title
Philip N. Backstrom Survivor Lecture Series. Peter Glaser. 1995
Alternative Title
Peter Glaser : 1995
Creator
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.), Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Committee (Creator)
Contributor
Glaser, Peter E. (Peter Edward), 1923-2014 (Speaker)
Language
English
Date created
1995
Type of resource
Moving image
Genre
Video recordings
Format
Video
Digital origin
reformatted digital
Abstract/Description
Holocaust survivor Peter Glaser discusses his experiences during the Holocaust as part of the Philip N. Backstrom Survivor Lecture Series held during Northeastern University's annual Holocaust Awareness Week. Glaser, originally from Czechoslovakia, escaped with his family to Italy and then to England. After spending time in England, he joined the Czechoslovak Army tank corps and took part in the D-Day invasion.
Notes
Part of lecture series, "Holocaust Awareness Committee: a time to bear witness."
Related item
Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Committee records (A67)
Holocaust awareness series. Backstrom Holocaust survivors speakers series ; 1995
Subjects and keywords
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives
Czechoslovakia
Italy
Spain
England
Glaser, Peter E. (Peter Edward), 1923-2014
Identifier
TLC_0062
Permanent URL
Location
Northeastern University Library
Archives and Special Collections (A67) Eva Glaser, Peter Glaser, Location 89/4
Use and reproduction
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