|Title||From Austria to Austin: A Jewish Refugee's Story|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Journal||The Journal (German-Texan Heritage Society)|
|Call Number||MKI Periodicals|
|Keywords||20th century| German Americans -- Texas| History| Jews German|
Relates the story of Gertrude (Gertie) Schmidt, who fled Vienna with her family at the age of 14. In 1950, Gertie and her husband moved to Texas. Describes some of Gertie's experiences in Nazi-annexed Austria, and compares life for Jews in New York and in Texas.
Notes: Essay written by a high school student on a German-Texan theme.;