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The painter strikingly portrays his plight as one of the persecuted.
From our Holdings
Many of his works address Nazi persecution
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Unknown Reactions of German Jews to Nazi Persecution
Evidence of ascendancy and antisemitic exclusion
Our Archive’s employees have scoured our archival holdings to shed light on various topics related to the November Pogroms of 1938, known by the Nazis as Kristallnacht.
Mendel Max Karp’s lengthy account about his deportation from the German capital on October 28, 1938, during the Polenaktion
In a letter, David Fiks records an extensive account of his experiences in Berlin on 9 November 1938 and the days that followed.
What an apparently innocuous postcard reveals
In reaction to the November Pogroms, the Kindertransport program of 1938–39 rescued ten thousand children from the Nazis’ violent regime.
The financial punishment of the Jewish populace after Kristallnacht