The collection consists of linguistic and oral history interviews conducted in Yiddish in Berdychiv in 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, and 2009 as part of the Archive of Historical and Ethnographic Yiddish Memory (AHEYM) Project.  


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Recording Date Participants Location Language Genre
July 10, 2002 Shor, Iakov. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
July 10, 2002 Vaisman, Bella Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
July 10, 2002 Vaisman, Bella Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, English
Oral history, Dialectology
July 10, 2002 Vaisman, Bella Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, dialectology, Yiddish song
July 11, 2002 Skobilitskii, Efim Grigoryevich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
July 10, 2002 Skobilitskii, Efim Grigoryevich; Vaisman, Beyle Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Yiddish-speaking woman. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Russian
Oral history
July 11, 2002 Skobilitskii, Efim Grigoryevich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Hebrew
Dialectology, oral history
July 11, 2002 Skobilitskii, Efim Grigoryevich; Chukh, Raisa Iosifovna; Furman, David Zelikovich; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Russian
Oral history, dialectology
May 21, 2003 Chukh, Raisa Iosifovna. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, dialectology
May 21, 2003 Chukh, Raisa Iosifovna; Skobilitskii, Efim Grigoryevich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Russian
Oral history, dialectology
May 22, 2003 Skobilitskii, Efim Grigoryevich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
December 11, 2005 Breuer, Shlomo; Furman, David Zelikovich; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
December 11, 2005 Furman, David Zelikovich; Soyfer, David Isakovich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Dovid Katz, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Russian
Oral history, Yiddish song
May 27, 2007 Berzon, Ida Shayevna; Berzon, Semyon Lazarevich; Breuer, Shlomo. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, Yiddish song, war narrative
May 27, 2007 Vaisman, Bella Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Breuer, Shlomo; Kogan, Iosif Abramovich; Shveibish, Rita Davidovna. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, war narrative
May 27, 2007 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich. Interviewed by Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, war narrative
May 27, 2007 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich. Interviewed by Moisei Lemster.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, war narrative
January 9, 2009 Vaisman, Bella Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Vaisman, Sonia. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Russian
Oral history
January 9, 2009 Vaisman, Bella Mindel; Vaisman, Isaak Iosipovich; Vaisman, Sonia. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
January 9, 2009 Soyfer, David Isakovich; Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history, war narrative
January 9, 2009 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
January 9, 2009 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
June 9, 2009 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich; Vainshelboim, Sara; Kolodenker, Aleksandr Shayevich; footage of Pechera; Shveibish, Rita Davidovna. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger, Margot Valles.
Berdychiv; Pechera
Yiddish
Oral history, Holocaust testimony
June 9, 2009 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich; Vainshelboim, Sara; Burmenko, Zhenia Borisovna. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger, Margot Valles.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
Oral history
June 9, 2009 Vainshelboim, Mikhail Aronovich; Vainshelboim, Sara; Burmenko, Zhenia Borisovna; Bakmayev, Isaak. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger, Margot Valles.
Berdychiv
Yiddish, Russian, English
Oral history
June 9, 2009 Dubinskaia, Sonia; Bakmayev, Isaak; Vainshelboim, Mikhal Aronovich. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Jeffrey Veidlinger, Margot Valles.
Berdychiv
Yiddish
oral history, dialectology


Collection Information:

Shelf Number Range: MDV 337-361, 607

Recording Dates: 7/10/2002, 7/11/2002, 5/21/2003, 5/22/2003, 12/11/2005, 5/27/2007, 1/9/2009, 6/9/2009

Total Recordings: 26

Original Format: MiniDV (PAL), MiniDV (NTSC)


Language: Yiddish, Hebrew, Russian, English

City/Town: Berdychiv, Pechera

State/Province: Zhytomyrs'ka Oblast'

Country: Ukraine

Genre: Oral history, personal narrative, war narrative, dialectology, religious customs, wedding customs, food customs, Yiddish song, Hebrew prayer, Holocaust testimony

Participants: Iakov Shor; Beyle Mindel Vaisman; Isaak Iosipovich Vaisman; Shlomo Breuer; Efim Grigoryevich Skobilitskii; Raisa Iosifovna Chukh; David Zelikovich Furman; David Isakovich Soyfer; Ida Shayevna Berzon; Semyon Lazarevich Berzon; Mikhail Aronovich Vainshelboim; Sonia Vaisman; Moyshe Soyfer; Sara Vainshelboim; Aleksandr Shayevich Kolodienko; Rita Davidovna Shveibish; Zhenia Borisovna Burmenko; Isaak Bakmayev; Sonia Dubinskaia




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