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 (09-010.12-F) -  Shelf Number: MDV 422

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Date: May 25, 2008

Participants: Gammer, Brukha Fayveshevna; Gammer, Zhenia. Interviewed by Dov-Ber Kerler, Moisei Lemster.

Location recorded: Khmil'nyk, Vinnyts'ka Oblast', Ukraine

Language: Yiddish, Russian

Culture Group: Jews, Yiddish-speakers, Ukrainians

 Recording Content:   

The tape is a continuation of a formal interview with Brukha Fayveshevna Gammer. (Part 2 of 2. See MDV 421) After a discussion of food customs during Jewish holidays, she answers a series of dialectological questions from the Yiddish questionnaire. Then the team briefly chats with Gammer’s daughter, Zhenia, in Yiddish. The interview concludes with Gammer showing a photograph of Jewish partisans and a discussion of Yiddish-speakers in the region.

00:00:00 Food customs for holiday celebration and life today
00:08:55 The library before the war
00:10:41 Food customs and dialectology
00:16:25 Life after the war
00:18:08 Dialectology and life today
01:00:37 Discussion about potential interviewees
01:02:35 End of Recording