More About Ruth

6.1. Ruth Rappaport Genoa 1949-1

Read an article about Ruth written by her neighbor, Washington Post columnist Petula Dvorak.

Here’s a short article I wrote about Ruth’s work as a librarian for the website “Women of Library History.”

Listen to Ruth speak about her childhood in Leipzig, Germany, her year as a foster child in Switzerland, and her journey to Seattle in this oral history conducted by Gail Schwartz for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

All of Ruth’s papers and photographs at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum are now online.

Ruth was featured in the New York Historical Society’s exhibit on the Vietnam War.

View an online exhibit about Ruth’s work in Vietnam at the Army Heritage Center.

Read a blog post by Bill Hess about Ruth and her cats Murphy and Sparky.

I wrote an article about Ruth’s experiences with sexual harassment for GirltalkHQ.

More about the banned books and authors Ruth read as a teenager on Medium.

 

 

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