Home » Item Display

Berl Lipshitz, Paul Gregory, Joseph Cohen, and Sidney Mossman interview

Click here to view the item (new window)
Type: Sound recordings | MovingImage
Creator: Renee Sadai
Title: Berl Lipshitz, Paul Gregory, Joseph Cohen, and Sidney Mossman interview
Date: 1966
Description: In the interview Mr. Lipshitz talks about his childhood in Latvia. He immigrated to the United States at the age of 18. He also recalls the Jews being forced out of Latvia and Jewish life and traditions. Rabbi Joseph Cohen talks about the sephardi-traditions in Spain. Rabbi Sidney K. Mossman tells the story of a Yiddish play by Agnon; explains kaballah, mystic learning; and talks about European and Jewish superstitions associated with weddings and death.

Local identification number: MSS 1003.01.14

Biographical information about Berl Lipshitz, Paul Gregory, Joseph Cohen, and Sidney Mossman has not been determined.

Local identification number: ahc1003001014.mp3

Local identification number: Reel to reel

Local identification number: ftp://collections/MSS/MSS%201000-1099/MSS%201003.01.14.pdf

Subjects: Folklore | Religion | Superstition | Storytelling--Georgia | Fulton County (Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Russia | Spain | Greece | Turkey | Latvia
Contributors: Atlanta History Center
Online Publisher: James G. Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry RD, Atlanta GA 30305, 2011
Original Material: Audio recording | John Burrison Georgia folklore oral history and music recordings, Atlanta History Center
Rights and Usage: This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission ofr use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Persistent Link to Item: http://collections.atlantahistorycenter.com/u?/BUR,44

Related Institutions: Atlanta History Center
Collection Information: John Burrison Georgia Folklore Oral History and Music recordings