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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.
Art museums and commonality : a history of high ideals / Andrew McClellan "The last wild Indian in North America" : changing museum representations of Ishi / Ira Jacknis National museums and other cultures in modern Japan / Angus Lockyer Cultural difference and cultural diversity : the case of the Musée du Quai Branly / Nélia Dias Gunther von Hagen's body worlds : exhibitionary practice, German history, and difference / Peter M. McIsaac Meta Warrick's 1907 "Negro Tableaux" and (re)presenting African American historical memory / W. Fitzhugh Brundage Skulls on display : the science of race in Paris's Musée de l'Homme, 1928-1950 / Alice L. Conklin Dossier : "Inventing race" in Los Angeles / Ilona Katzew and Daniel J. Sherman Living and dying : ethnography, class, and aesthetics in the British Museum / Lissant Bolton Museums and historical amnesia / William H. Truettner.
Sherman, Daniel J. University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Center for 21st Century Studies.
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.