Item 19.72-16 - Dr. Jacob Narod

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Dr. Jacob Narod

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CA JMABC A.1971.001-19.72-16

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2 audio cassettes: 112 minutes

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Oral history interview with Dr. Jacob Narod. He was born in Vilna and talks about the antisemitism there while growing up. At 22, he escaped and went to London. Then he went to New York, but he didn’t like it so he with to St. Louis, he worked in Scaffolding there. Next, he went to Portland and then up to Vancouver in 1910. He heard that Vancouver was a beautiful city. He talks about people (names and occupations) who moved to Vancouver during that time. He took a course in Chiropody and opened and office in 1929. The depression hit and he moved to Victoria in 1936. He talks in depth about the Victoria Community with a focus on the Synagogue during the war, entertaining the Jewish soldiers and helping refugees. He moved back to Vancouver in 1949. He was an active member of B’nai Brith.

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Interview has summary and is partially transcribed. Original audio cassettes; digital copy also available (digitized May 9, 2011).

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Interviewers: Ann Krieger and Naomi Katz

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