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Catalog#: Stonehill0006
Title: In Shventshin
Transcription: Miriam Isaacs
Translation: Miriam Isaacs

Information: Collected on May 26th, 1948. The singer is identified as Morris, age 21. Appears on Reel 4 side 2



On a haym un on a dakh,
gevandert hob ikh a gantse nakht.
Nisht gevist vu ahin
Tsi in lager, tsi in Shventshin

Without a home, without a roof,
I wandered all night.
Did not know where to
if in a camp or in Shventshin.

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