Oral history interview with Vahan Afrikian 1969

Oral history interview with Vahan Afrikian 1969

 

 

Name:
Afrikian, Vahan (Interviewee), Parsegian, V. L. (Vazken L.) (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Vahan Afrikian 1969
Abstract:
Description of life in Nor Bayazid, Armenia: schools, neighborhood; revolutionary activities, establishment of Armenian Revolutionary Federation[ARF]; rise of first Republic of Armenia, 1918; assistance to refugees escaping the Turkish massacres; desperate conditions in Yerevan and Etchmiadsin; Bolshevik takeover of Armenia, the fall of Republic; letter to Turkey; retreat of the ARF leaders to Iran; establishment of Armenian communities in Tehran and Tavriz.
Collection Name:
Columbia Armenian Oral History Archive
Subjects:
Armenian massacres, 1915-1923; Armenians--History--20th century.--Turkey; Armenian Americans; Afrikian, Vahan
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1969
Note:
Interviewed by: Vazken Parsegian, Watertown, Mass., March 30, 1969.
Note (Provenance):
Gift of: Adrian Parsegian and the Armenian Educational Council
Language:
Armenian
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13706828
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-1agj-fd79