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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.
a. Continental brand typewriter with a black painted metal body with a rubber roller for paper and keyboard that contains German diacriticals, 1 key bearing an "SS" symbol and Nazi swastika. It is attached to wooden base covered with treated, black textured, cloth. b. Removable wooden lid covered with black treated, textured cloth. It has a synthetic fiber handle attached with metal fixtures.
a : 12.500 x 12.250 x 4.250 in. (31.75 x 31.115 x 10.795 cm.) b : 14.250 x 13.000 x 5.500 in. (36.195 x 33.02 x 13.97 cm.)
a : metal, wood, rubber, plastic, cloth, ink b : wood, cloth, paint, metal, synthetic fiber
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.