Jan Komski painting

Leftovers – a painting by Jan Komski

Visual record of life in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Birkenau – Krematorium III (#1)

Birkenau Gas Chambers of Krematorium III Collapsed roof of Krematorium III, with the unloading ramp on the right. This structure was a mirror image of...

What Good Can Come of the Holocaust?

Being a hopeful Holocaust scholar, writing a Young Adult book on the Holocaust and being a Jew, the Holocaust is constantly in the corners of my...

Auschwitz/Birkenau – Portrait of the Master

Portrait of the Master Auschwitz I Previous Home Next © 1980, 1996 Alan Jacobsall rights reserved

Auschwitz/Birkenau – The Commandant’s Office

The Commandant's Office Once Commandant Rudolf Hoess's office. At the time this photograph was taken, this room was...

Auschwitz/Birkenau – Hell’s Gate

Hell's Gate The main entrance to Birkenau viewed from the unloading ramp. Previous Home Next ©1980, 1996 Alan...

The Art of Jan Komski

The art of Auschwitz survivor Jan Komski

Polish artist Jan Komski is a survivor of Auschwitz. His personal history is...

Mauthausen Commandant – Franz Ziereis

t Photo credit: Andras Tsagatakis Collection, USHMM. Mauthausen Commandant Franz Ziereis allowed his eleven year old son to shoot prisoners with a rifle from their front...

Birkenau – The “Mexico” Fence

Birkenau Mexico Fence Small prisoner standing at attention during roll call. Map List of Photos Home Help Author