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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.
Dying : war, mutilation and mass death, 1914-18 Mourning : defeat, revolution and memorialisation, 1918-23 Commemorating : war veterans, ritual and remembrance, 1923-29 Forgetting : Nazism, front fighters and destruction, 1929-45 Discovering : war victims, war crimes and reconstruction, 1945-60 Embracing : the growth of Holocaust awareness and acknowledgement of the Jewish soldiers, 1960-80.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-253) and index.
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.