Respondent
Reinhard, Freida
Interview Date
May 7, 1981
Abstract
Freida Reinhard, a volunteer and businesswoman, she has been honored by her community and by B'nai B'rith women for her volunteer work with Veterans Hospital;
[T1S1] her birth in Sharpsburg, PA; parents' background; number of siblings; changing the family name from Peronsky to Perrin; early life in Sharpsburg; education, Grey Stokes High School; affiliation with Rodef Shalom; her employment in the family store; her nomination as "Outstanding Citizen" in Sharpsburg; her views about Sharpsburg; the Jewish community there; her daughter and grandchildren; her awards for volunteering given by B'nai B'rith Women; her volunteer work for over thirty-five years at Veterans Hospital; her feelings about volunteering;
[T1S2] her support of Israel; her hobbies; views about Jewish education; her support of Hadassah; travels; her philosophy about volunteerism; her views about taking care of our country's veterans.
Subjects
B'nai B'rith; Social service; Sharpsburg (Pa.)
Birth Date
1901
City
Sharpsburg, PA
Profession
Professional volunteer
Work
Veterans Hospital
Residence
Sharpsburg, PA; Highland Park
Occupation (father)
Peddler
Length (hours)
1
Interviewer1
Lehman, Rhea
Interviewer2
Weissman, Jackie
Indexer
Samuels, Sayra
Collateral Materials
Box 105 FF 16
Identifier
ais196440.362
Rights
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