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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.
BBC Radio Newsreel Overseas Service, May 5,1945, interviews with British soldiers who liberated Belsen concentration camp, recordings made inside the camp Wor Newsreel 4/24/45, Mutual net interview with liberated ex-prisoner GI Released American prisoners 4/28/45 WOR Newsreel 4/27/45, Mutual net: Sigrid Schults reports on the Ravensbruck concentration camp for women BBC Radio Newsreel 5/9/45, "I Spent V-Day in Europe" report, shortwave recording Edward R. Murrow 4/15/45, graphic description of his visit to Buchenwald.
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.