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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.
Introduction : Ravensbrück on my mind A special hell for women Triangles of many colors Olga Benário Prestes and Käthe Pick Leichter Resistance that lifted the spirit Joyless childhoods A year of comings and goings, 1944 Women at work Gemma LaGuardia Gluck : a Jewish American Jewish evacuees arrive from Auschwitz Late arrivals from other camps The satellite work camps Malchow and the death marches Rescue to Sweden Reconstructing lives in the aftermath Gender and women's bodies Epilogue : Ravensbrück still on my mind.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-268) 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.