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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.
recto, black and red background and white text, "Wenn Du dieses Zeichen siehst..."; in lower left, yellow star of David, with black text, "Jude"; lower left, white text, "Ax-Heu"; verso, black pre-printed text, "Herausgegeben Vom SS-Haputamt*Ergaenzungsamt der Waffen-SS" with lines for the address.
5.625 x 4.000 in. (14.287 x 10.16 cm.)
overall : paper, ink, graphite
Recto: "When You see this sign..." Verso: "Distributed by the SS Headquarters * Supplementary Office of the Waffen-SS"
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.