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.
Beginning in 1961, the first issue of the year of Przegląd lekarski is devoted to the medical problems of concentration camp victims and survivors as found in Auschwitz and other camps and ghettos. The title "Oświęcim" appears on the cover of these volumes.
"Special edition devoted to the medical problems of the concentration camp Oświęcim-Brzezinka, published by the Cracow branch of the Polish Medical Association, Central Management of the Union of Fighters for Freedom and Democracy, and the Oświęcim-Club in Cracow."
The contents of the special issues from the years 1961-1989 are listed in special issue no. 30.
Table of contents and summaries in Polish, English, German, and Russian.
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.