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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.
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received these photographs from the U.S.Holocaust Memorial Museum Photo Archives In Spetember 2000. The Photo Archives received the photographs from Elizabeth McCarthy, the widow of Andrew F. McCarthy, who served a signal corp photographer in the United States Army during World War II.
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.