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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.
Introduction : American maternalists in Palestine and Israel "The healing of the daughter of my people" : Henrietta Szold and the creation of Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America "A joyful mother of children" : child welfare in the Yishuv "A new type of woman" : the struggle for women's equality in the Yishuv "Persecuted, uprooted" : Youth Aliyah and the rescue of European Jewish children "Future builders of the state" : Youth Aliyah and the rescue of Oriental Jewish children.
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.