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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.
Source of acquisition is the Stadtarchiv Frankfurt am Main, records created by the Prosecutor's Office of the District Court of Frankfurt-am-Main, Federal Republic of Germany. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the copies of records from Juergen Mattheus office via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's International Programs Division.
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.