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Holocaust Survivors (1994)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1994-04-15

Duration: 00:08:39

Subjects: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) | World War II | History


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Chapa, Arcie Reporter
  • Gidan, Trudy Interviewee
  • Gidan, Eric Interviewee
  • Caplan, Paul Interviewee


This segment from the April 15, 1994, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Arcie Chapa’s report on a recent memorial for Holocaust victims in Baton Rouge. She interviews two Holocaust survivors, Trudy Gidan and Eric Gidan, who share their stories of survival. She also interviews Rabbi Paul Caplan. Host: Robert Collins