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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.
Fragments from the ghetto The pastry Emil My grandfather's suicide Beans and a violin Getting out Długi The black hour Candid evening talks The villa on Odolaska Street The house beneath the eagles A quarter hour passed in a pastry shop Jasio the redhead The death of Sister Longina On a Sunday morning A louse on a beret, a chasuble, a pair of shoes Misjudeja It was I who killed Jesus Books I didn't read in my youth "Germans are people, too."
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.