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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.
Edited by the faculty of the School of Education of the University of Chicago, Sept. 1924-June 1934; edited by the faculty of the Dept. of Education of the University of Chicago, Sept, 1934-Feb. 1955; published in conjunction with the Dept. of Education of the University of Chicago, Mar. 1955-May 1980.
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.