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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.
Photograph of a Jewish woman in the Zhmerynka ghetto
Document | Accession Number: 1999.64
The photograph is a portrait of a Jewish woman in the ghetto in Zhmerynka (Zhmerinka), Ukraine; blue ink inscription in margin beneath image; verso: “Pal/1 dem/1943r.” inscribed in blue ink; dated 1943.
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.