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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.
Piotrków Trybunalski : my ancestral home / William Samelson Some clarifications on the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising : based on interviews with Marek Edelman and Simcha Rotem / Michael Berenbaum Beware of answered prayers : ghetto-concentration camp Theresienstadt/Terezin / Charlotte Guthmann Opfermann Autobiographical notes / Alexander Kimel Historical position of the Hungarian Jewry and untold ghetto accounts / Agnes Kadar An American in Poland : eyewitness to the Holocaust / Lawrence H. Feldman The Hongkew ghetto in Shanghai : from Escape to Shanghai / James R. Ross Smuggling in the ghettos : survivor accounts from the Warsaw, Łódź, and Kraków ghettos / Diane Plotkin Facilitating genocide : Nazi ghettoization practices in occupied Ukraine, 1941-1942 / Wendy Lower Multiple and changing experiences of ghettoization : Budapest, 1944 / Tim Cole Death and ghetto death / David Patterson Attitudes toward death during the Holocaust : writings from the ghettos / Deirdre Burke Art and imagery of the ghetto : during and after the Holocaust / Stephen C. Feinstein The Jewish resistance movements in the ghettos of Eastern Europe : reflections on the relationships of force / Daniel Feierstein ; Stephen A. Sadow, trans. "Theater in a graveyard" : the ghetto theater in Vilna / Eric J. Sterling Inside the ghetto : a teaching strategy / Susie Jans-Thomas.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-336) and index.
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.