Oral history interview with Chanan Akavia

Language of Description
Alt. Identifiers
  • 1995.A.1272.271
  • RG-50.120.0271
Level of Description
  • Hebrew
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

12 videocassettes (U-Matic), sound, color ; 3/4 in.

Biographical History

Nathan Beyrak conducted the interview with Chanan Akavia in Israel on January 11, 1996. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the tapes of the interview in May 31, 1996, as an accretion to the original collection of Israel Documentation Project interviews received by transfer in February 1995.

Archival History

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum


United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation

Funding Note: The production of this interview was made possible by Jeff and Toby Herr.

Conditions Governing Access

Restrictions on access. Interview is viewable onsite at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum only.

Conditions Governing Reproduction

Restrictions on use. Interview cannot be used in publication without the consent of the interviewee or his/her heirs.


Corporate Bodies



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