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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.
Ambiguities, distortions, shifts / Marlene Kadar, Jeanne Perreault, and Linda Warley Not so innocent : vision and culpability in Weegee's photographs of children / Caroline Blinder Strange birth : reading hands, reflecting race in Richard Wright's 12 million Black voices / Petra Dreiser Documenting disasters : Rothstein's "steer skull" and the use of photographic evidence in environmental and political narratives / James Hewitson Something is happening : seeing it / Jeanne Perreault Ambivalent image : twisted use / Marlene Kadar Visualizing the rising : photography, memory, and the visual economy of the 1916 Easter rising / Justin Carville The promise of public housing : photographs and the history of the Chicago Housing Authority / D. Bradford Hunt, Michael Ensdorf, and Kathy M. Pilat "More than an observer" : Emmy Andriesse, Dutch underground photographer / Christl Verduyn and Conny Steenman-Marcuse Between the officer and the artist : Arnold Odermatt's aesthetic-forensic project / Thomas Stubblefield Passionate protest : lynching photography and appropriative counter-performances of the lynching ritual / Zoe Trodd Captured childhoods : photographs in Indian residential school memoir / Linda Warley Returning to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum : the tower of faces ten years later / Laura Levitt.
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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.