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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.
The Emergence of Blood Science: "Contagious Blood" in German Fiction and Early Blood Science; Origins of Serology; The Völkisch Notion of "Blood Defilement"; Seroanthropology; Jewish Physicians and Blood Science; Postwar Blood Science Seroanthropology in the Early 1920S : Blood, Race, and Eugenics: Frigyes Verzár and Oszkár Weszeczky: Seroanthropological Research in Hungary; Surveying "Native Germans"; Blood Type and Genetic Inferiority; Völkisch Research Organizing seroanthropology: the Establishment of the German Institute for Blood Group Research: Otto Reche and Racial Anthropology; The German Institute for Blood Group Research Seroanthropology at its Height: Distinguishing Those with "Pure Blood": Studies of "Native Germans"; Biased Research The Jew as Examiner and Examined: E.O. Manoiloff's "Serochemistry" and Jewish Blood; Seroanthropological Analysis of Jews; Völkisch Propaganda; Jews and Seroanthropology Blood as Metaphor and Science in the Nuremberg Race Laws: Seroanthropology in 1933; Proponents of Seroanthropology; Racial "Reform" under Nazism; "Blood Defilement"; Diverse Means of "Blood Defilement"; Seroanthropological Research in the Third Reich; The German Institute for Blood Group Research The Pedagogy and Practice of Seroanthropology During World War II: Seroanthropology and National Socialist Medicine; Seroanthropological Research; Seroanthropology and Nazi Racial Ideology; Clinical Serology.
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.