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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Anschluss : from Berchtesgaden to the Heldenplatz : February 12-March 15, 1938 The state nobody wanted : from St. Germain to Berchtesgaden : October 16, 1918-February 11, 1938 Bürckel takes charge : from plebiscite to peace at Easter : March 15-April 25, 1938 To Kristallnacht : May 1-November 14, 1938 The lost city : Vienna's golden autumn : 1867-1938 From Kristallnacht to the outbreak of war : November 15, 1938-September 1, 1939 Decline and fall : from Bürckel to Schirach : September 2, 1939-August 8, 1940 Vienna's second chance : Baldur von Schirach : August 10, 1940-June 24, 1943 Prelude to disaster : Schirach loses control : May 8, 1943-June 11, 1944 The last year : destruction from the sky : July 1, 1944-March 1, 1945 The battle for Vienna : death and transfiguration : March 1-April 29, 1945 The new shape of the pearl : Vienna after Hitler : 1945-2004.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.