Interviews - Harlene Appelman and Henry Appelman, 2013

Show simple item record Beth Israel Congregation (Ann Arbor, Mich.) en_US
dc.contributor.other Appelman, Henry en_US
dc.contributor.other Appelman, Harlene en_US
dc.coverage.temporal 2013 en_US 2015-09-16T14:29:45Z 2015-09-16T14:29:45Z 2013-2015 en_US 2015 en_US
dc.identifier.other 2013047_0001_0001 en_US
dc.description.abstract Henry Appelman (husband) is interviewed by Harlene Appelman (wife) on 4/20/2009 at 9:00:00 AM in Ann Arbor, MI. Harlene (65) interviews her husband Henry (78) about his involvement in the Jewish community in Ann Arbor and how it has changed over the years. Interview log: 1:30 Henry came to Ann Arbor in 1954 as an Associate Professor at the University of Michigan. He became part of the United Jewish Appeal. 4:50 Henry talks about Jewish Newspapers- his family was involved in the Detroit and Milwaukee Jewish News. 9:00 In the 1980s- there were more activities and opportunities to be involved in the Jewish community. Henry remembers art auction fundraisers. 16:00 Henry talks about his faith-while he doesn't necessarily believe in God- he thinks there is a responsibility to be involved in the community. 19:00 Henry and Harlene talk about Jewish sporting events for youth. 25:25 Henry remembers the Yom Kippur war in the 1970s. 27:20 Henry talks about being a Jewish faculty member at the University of Michigan and how things have changed for the community at the University over 45 years. 30:30 Henry is still active in the community. They discuss the Salon for the Jewish Federation that brings together 30something professionals. 25:00 Henry remembers the founders- the greats of the community who went fundraising years ago. 36:59 Henry talks about how Gerda Seligson ran a community with representatives from the Jewish and Gentile faiths. 38:25 Henry wants his children to be active in the community. He's very proud. en_US
dc.subject 1970s, Seventies en_US
dc.subject 1980s, Eighties en_US
dc.subject Basketball en_US
dc.subject Children en_US
dc.subject Judaism en_US
dc.subject Spouses en_US
dc.subject Detroit Jewish News en_US
dc.subject Jewish Federation en_US
dc.subject Jewish Federation Salon en_US
dc.subject Milwaukee Jewish Chronicle en_US
dc.subject newspapers en_US
dc.subject responsibility en_US
dc.subject United Jewish Appeal en_US
dc.subject Washtenaw Jewish News en_US
dc.subject Yom Kippur War en_US
dc.subject Chuck Newman en_US
dc.subject Gerda Seligson en_US
dc.subject Jim French en_US
dc.subject Marvin Gerber en_US
dc.subject Milwaukee, WI en_US
dc.subject Richmond, VA en_US
dc.subject University of Michigan en_US
dc.subject Washington DC en_US
dc.title Interviews - Harlene Appelman and Henry Appelman, 2013 en_US
dc.type Sound recording en_US
dc.type Images en_US
dc.type Office Documents en_US
dc.rights.access The collection is open without restriction but access is limited to the Bentley Historical Library's Reading Room. en_US 2015-09-11 en_US
dc.rights.copyright "Copyright is held by StoryCorps, Inc., 80 Hanson Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217" en_US
dc.owningcollname Beth Israel Congregation "Jewish Life in Ann Arbor" Oral History Project Records
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