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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.
Monthly Began publication with Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 1853); ceased with Vol. 4, no. 24 (Dec. 1854).
"Containing selections from the various departments of painting, sculpture, architecture, history, biography, art industry manufactures, scientific inventions and discoveries, local and domestic scenes, ornamental works, etc, etc."
Imprint varies: New York : T.L. McElrath and Co., 1854.
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.