Birkenau BIIf Fence

Birkenau Bllf Fence Each of hundreds of thousands of these insulators in this camp, and the wire wrapped around each of them, reminds that the...

Birkenau – Krematorium IV (#1)

Birkenau Krematorium IV This is a part of the device used to thrust bodies into the furnace. Krematorium IV was set on fire by the...

Birkenau Sauna – Disinfection

Birkenau Disinfection These are small gas-chambers, designed to exterminate vermin, mainly lice, a population that thrived in Birkenau. There were many of these chambers, operated by...

Mauthausen – The Stairs of Death

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Birkenau Fence Lamp

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erezin: A Documentary Film

Theresienstadt film explained – Learn from the Nazi propaganda film „Terezin: A Documentary Film...

The Nazi propaganda film „Terezin: A Documentary Film from the Jewish Settlement Area“ (1944) is the only cinematic document about a concentration camp. The aim of the project is to open up the film as a commented educational resource. By augmenting the film with geographic, bibliographic and meta-information we want to foster a deeper understanding about the personal stories of the cast members and how they got instrumented by the Nazis.
Jan Komski painting

Murder by The SS – a painting by Jan Komski

Visual record of life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

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Auschwitz/Birkenau – Photographs by Alan Jacobs

These photographs were taken in Auschwitz and Birkenau by Alan Jacobs in the years 1979 - 1981. Click on the images above to view the...

Mauthausen Wiener Graben: Then and Now

Photo credit: Mauthausen Museum Archives, USHMM Photo Archives Black and white photo taken just after liberation of the camp on May 8, 1945 by American Gen....