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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.
The powers of place / Roger Friedland, Richard D. Hecht Witnessing the archive : in mourning / William Robert Memory, religion, and conflict at Auschwitz : a manifesto / Jonathan Webber Wounded Knee : site of resistance and recovery / Michelene E. Pesantubbee Walking the way of the cross : German places, church traditions, and Holocaust memories / Tania Oldenhage Finding a place past night : Armenian genocidal memory in diaspora / Flora A. Keshgegian Vehicles of memory : the Enola Gay and the streetcars of Hiroshima / James H. Foard Religion, memory, and violence in Rwanda / Timothy Longman, Théoneste Rutagengwa In the name of Mary : sacred space, sacred property, and absolution of past sins / Juan A. Herrero Brasas Remembering genocide : gender representation and the objectification of Jewish women at Majdanek / Janet Liebman Jacobs Indigenous traditions, alien abductions : Creolized and globalized memory in South Africa / David Chidester Vodou, water, and exile : symbolizing spirit and pain in Port-au-Prince / Terry Rey The stages of memory at Ground Zero / James E. Young Postscript : a grim geography of remembrance / Edward T. Linenthal.
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.