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Mass scene of Jews arriving after an arduous journey. Here they would face the selection process, which ended for many in the crematorium that can be seen in the background.
In Kassel, Germany, artist Horst Hoheisel created a “counter-memorial” marking the site where a majestic fountain built by a Jewish citizen once stood; it had been destroyed by the Nazis in 1939. See full-sized image for analysis.
An illustration from Frank Tashlin's The Bear That Wasn't.
In 1936, August Landmesser, a shipyard worker in Hamburg, Germany, refused to participate in this Heil Hitler salute.
Author of The Sunflower, Simon Wiesenthal. The novel depicts the dilemma of a Jewish man who must decide whether to forgive a Nazi patient who confesses to burning alive all the Jews in a village.
Holocaust survivor Ava Kadishson Schieber.
Ava (age 11) on summer vacation in Slovenia in Lake Blede.
Holocaust survivor Ava Kadishson Schieber at work in Israel.
Holocaust survivor Ava Kadishson Schieber (age 11) with friend and dogs c.1937.
Holocaust survivor Ava Kadishson Schieber with her family c. 1937.