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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.
Lecture 1, tape 1. Introduction Lecture 1, tape 2. Pre-1932 : Europe before Third Reich Lecture 2, tape 1. Decision making process and evolution of law in the Third Reich Lecture 2, tape 2. Hitler and his rise to power Lecture 3, tape 1. Definition of Jews and Aryans Lecture 3, tape 2. Expropriation of property Lecture 4, tape 1. Ghettoization in Poland Lecture 4, tape 2. Nuremberg Laws and reduction of rights of Jews Lecture 5, tape 1. The Army and SS in the occupied USSR Lecture 5, tape 2. The first wave of killing, 1941 Lecture 6, tape 1. The evolution of the "Final solution" Lecture 6, tape 2. The second wave of killing, 1942
Lecture 7, tape 1. Organization of "Final solution" Lecture 7, tape 2. Deportation of Jews from Germany : categories Lecture 8, tape 1. Deportation of Jews from Germany : methods Lecture 8, tape 2. Deportation of Jews from Poland : German measures Lecture 9, tape 1. Deportation of Jews from Poland : Jewish reaction Lecture 9, tape 2. Deportation from other countries Lecture 10, tape 1. History of Auschwitz Lecture 10, tape 2. Concentration camp structure : Kulmhof, Belzec, Sobibor, Treblinka Lecture 11, tape 1. End of camps Lecture 11, tape 2. Non-Jewish victims Lecture 12, tape 1. State of knowledge of bystanders Lecture 12, tape 2. Treatment of Holocaust after World War II Lecture 13, tape 1-2. Source material and methodology in Holocaust studies Lecture 14, tape 1-2. General discussion.
Hilberg, Raul, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies.
Lectures presented by Raul Hilberg, June 1-18, 1999, at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C., as part of the 1999 Summer Seminar of the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies.
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.