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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.
Arthur Burian, a Jew who emigrated from Germany to the United States in 1937, found the list in Passau, Germany, (his hometown) while he was serving with the American Army during World War II. The list was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum by Beno Helmer in 1991.
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.