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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.
Seventy years too late Wrong victims? How many were affected Sexual aggression against men A word about method Berlin and the east chronicle of a calamity foretold The great fear The Red Army comes Berlin Year on Extracts from police reports A different perspective South Germany who will protect us from the Americans? No one's time Moderate indignation A "feeling of great insecurity among our soldiers" Discussion A "sexual conquest of Europe"? Unbroken assertion of power by the occupiers Parallels and differences Pregnant, sick, ostracized approaches to the victims Victims twice over Fraternization The abortion problem No one's children "The other victims are also taken care of" First the French, then the public authorities "I love this child as much as the others" The long shadow The effects of the experience of violence The myth of female invulnerability "Anonymous" and the censorship of memory Duties of loyalty First feminist protests Helke Sander's "BeFreier" and the German victim debate The past today.
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.