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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.
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The papers consist of a letter written in Auschwitz-Buna (Monowitz) concentration camp by Zygmunt Gemel to Franciszek Gemel, his father, and a note written by Zygmunt Gemel to his father and thrown from a train en route to Auschwitz.
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.