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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.
Jan Szelubski sent the photographs from Stalag IV A to his parents in Lida, Lithuania, who then sent them to Jan's sister, Jochewed, in Palestine. The photographs were donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Jan's son Andrzej Szelubski.
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.