Welcome to the new Collections Search. You can still use the previous version of the site at this link.
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.
Leaving Europe / Ruth Wisse Welcome to the Lower East Side / Allan Nadler Labor / Paul Berman Film / J. Hoberman Yiddish theater / Caraid O'Brien Diaspora / Ilan Stavans The Holocaust / Deborah Lipstadt Israel / Alan M. Dershowitz Upward into American life / Jenna Weissman Joselit Sports / Roger Kahn The arts / Leon Wieseltier Politics / Nathan Glazer Jewish identity / Paul Zakrzewski Revival / J. J. Goldberg.
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.