Jewish Refugees on the St. Louis

Historians from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum talked about the journey of the St. Louis and the fate of its passengers. In 1939, some… read more

Jewish Refugees on the St. Louis Historians from the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum talked about the journey of the St. Louis and the fate of its passengers. In 1939, some 900 Jewish refugees sailed from Hamburg, Germany, for Cuba on the ship St. Louis in an attempt to escape Nazi persecution. Cuba refused most of them and the United States turned the ship away, forcing the refugees to return to Europe. close

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Jewish Refugees on the St. Louis

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427302-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 14, 2017 | 9:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 16, 2017 | 3:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 14, 2017 | 9:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 15, 2017 | 1:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 20, 2017 | 12:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2017 | 5:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 16, 2017 | 3:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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