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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.
Early years, 1880-1912 Washington and Veracruz, 1912-1917 World War I, 1917-1919 In defense of peace, 1919-1941 World War II : retreat from the Philippines, 1941-1943 World War II : the allied offensive, 1943-1944 World War II : conquest of Japan, 1944-1945 The occupation of Japan, 1945-1950 Frustration in Korea, 1950-1951 Soldier's return, 1951-1964.
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.