Welcome to the new Collections Search. You can still use the previous version of the site at this link.
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.
Metal plaque with engraved image of the entrance to Auschwitz with the gate, "Arbeit Macht Frei" and a quote from Elie Wiesel called, "At the Gates of Hitler's Inferno". The plaque is attached to a black resin base.
overall : 14.000 x 19.000 x 0.500 in. (35.56 x 48.26 x 1.27 cm.)
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.