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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.
Culture and history Theses on the historical context of the modern Jewish revolution Multilingualism The crisis of Jewish identity : S.Y. Agnon's Only yesterday American poetry in Yiddish and its background The last days of the Jerusalem of Lithuania Art and poetry On the beginnings of Israeli poetry and Yehuda Amichai's quatrains : a memoir The modern Hebrew poem itself : Nathan Alterman, Abba Kovner The role of language in Chagall's early paintings A. Sutzkever : life and poetry Note on the systems of Hebrew versification : Bible to present.
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.