Holocaust

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum- http://www.ushmm.org
This site has many sections of information on the Holocaust, including Nazi Rule, Jews in Germany, the "Final Solution", Nazi Camps, and Rescue and Resistance. Click on any of these topics on the top, and then explore their sub-categories to learn more.

Jewish Virtual Library: Holocaust Denial - http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/denial.html
The Holocaust Denial is a movement where people have tried to deny the reality of the Nazi's regime systematic mass murder of 6 million Jews in Europe during World War II. Here you can learn about the Holocaust "revisionism."

Persecution and Genocide Under the Nazis - http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/genocide/
For twelve years, Nazi Germany performed genocide and mass murder to a vast numbers of people who did not conform to their ideas. The Holocaust, Nazis’ attack on Jews, left over six million people dead. This website contains a historical timeline of the persecution and genocide under the Nazis from 1933-1945.

Fortunoff Video Archive - http://www.library.yale.edu/testimonies/
A collection of interviews with witnesses and survivors of the Holocaust.

The History Place: Hitler's Youth- http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/hitleryouth/index.html
Learn about the establishment, requirements and history of the Hitler Youth movement.

The History Place: Holocaust Timeline - http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/holocaust/timeline.html
A timeline with photos from 1933 to 1945.

The History Place: The Rise of Adolph Hitler - http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/riseofhitler/dictator.htm
Follow Hitler's life from birth until he becomes the dictator of Germany.

The Holocaust-A Tragic Legacy - http://library.thinkquest.org/12663/
At this site there is a glossary and timeline. Information is provided on: Nuremberg, Swiss gold, the camps, and survivors.

Holocaust Education and Archive Research Team- The White Rose http://www.holocaustresearchproject.org/revolt/whiterose.html
This site offers a history of the group with photos and links to information about individual members and leaflets they wrote an distributed.

World War Two - http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/wwtwo/
World War Two was the most destructive war in human history. This website contains information about Hitler, D-Day, Pearl Harbor, concentration camps, battles, and much more. You can read several articles, play games, view timelines, watch movies, view pictures, read stories, and do much more on this website about World War Two!

The Breman Museum - http://www.thebreman.org/
Through its exhibitions and programs, The Breman explores the universal themes of respect for difference, responsible citizenship, human dignity, and community building through the lens of the Jewish experience. The Cuba Archives, housed at the museum, is the largest repository of its type in the Southeast. Its holdings of personal and family papers and organizational records include diaries, minutes, scrapbooks and photographs, audio and video recordings, and oral histories, as well as an extensive newspaper collection. Over 2,000 manuscript collections and 15,000 photographs support study in Georgia Jewish history, genealogy, and the Holocaust. Cemetery records, family histories, synagogue membership records, population studies and a small collection of Yizkor books from Jewish communities destroyed during the Holocaust assist genealogists in the search for their roots.

Responding to Threats of Genocide TODAY - http://www.ushmm.org/conscience/
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum hosts a site about modern day genocide, acts committed with the intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group. Current features are the Balkans, Chechnya, Sudan, Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Of the six things you can do to help prevent genocide suggested at this site, the top is to stay informed.

 

Biographies:

Anne Frank 

Anne Frank: Her Life and Times - http://www.annefrank.com/
This site offers a timeline, photos, and excerpts from her dairy.

 

Miep Gies

Miep Gies Biography - http://www.biography.com/people/miep-gies-21349765
This is a brief account of Miep Gies and her role in assisting the Frank family.

Miep Gies Biography - http://www.miepgies.nl/en/Biography/
This site has a very detailed biography of Miep Gies.

Miep Gies Biography - http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/biography/Miep_Gies.html
A brief account of Miep's life can be found on this page.

Adolf Hitler 

Adolf Hitler- http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/hitler.html
A lengthy biography with photos is availble on this site.

Adolf Hitler - http://history1900s.about.com/cs/hitleradolf/p/hitler.htm
This biography is brief but provides links to additonal information and photographs.

Adolf Hitler - http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/people/adolf_hitler
 

Oskar Schindler

Oskar Schindler Biography - http://www.notablebiographies.com/Ro-Sc/Schindler-Oskar.html
A detailed account of Schindler's role during the holocaust and aftewards is provided on this page.

Oskar Shindler - http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005787
A clear account of Oskar's efforts to protect his Jewish workers is available on this page.

Muzeum Svitavy - Oskar Schindler - http://www.muzeum.svitavy.cz/stale-exp/oskar-schindler/biography/148-2/
This page provides a very interesting and detailed picture of Schindler's life.

 Auschwitz Concentration Camp

Auschwitz - http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005189
A detailed description and history of Auschwitz is available on this page.

Auschwitz- Birkenau- http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/auschbirk.html
This website covers the history of this concentration camp.

Auschwitz - http://history1900s.about.com/od/holocaust/a/auschwitz.htm
These webpages cover the establishment and operation of the concentration camp.