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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.
Issued to Oscar Licht (donor's cousin-in-law), August 1938, Vienna, Austria. Dorothy Cooper found the passport while going through the papers of her cousin, Valerie Licht (Oscar Licht's wife), after Valerie Licht's death in Nov. or Dec. 1996. Dorothy Cooper donated the passport to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1997.
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.