The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies is home to a large digital collection of resources regarding the Holocaust and other genocides. The collections were created to give educators, scholars, students, and other interested individuals an access point to explore relevant resources. These collections include:
Containing media from the time of the Armenian genocide (1915-1920) and from the 1940’s, this collection includes relief posters, editorial cartoons, and Minnesota newspaper articles about the Armenian genocide.
Find images, artists, and pieces that have been part of important CHGS exhibitions from the past, including Witness & Legacy, Absence/Presence, and Coexistence.
Feinstein Art Museum
Named for CHGS founding director Stephen Feinstein, with a vision to explore and to challenge viewers. This collection contains art representing a variety of responses to the Holocaust, other genocides, mass violence, refugees and migration.
Holocaust & Genocide Memorials
Photographs and documents relating to memorials to the Holocaust, genocides, and related events, from many countries in Europe and elsewhere.
WWII Histories, Narratives, Artifacts, & Evidence
Personal narratives, documents and other material relating to life during the Holocaust and WWII.
MN & the Holocaust: Survivors, Witnesses, Liberators
Visual and oral testimony, documents, and photographs from survivors, liberators, and witnesses who made Minnesota their home.
Numismatic & Philatelic
Stamps, money, postcards, and commemorative covers relating to the Holocaust and WWII.
Visualizing Otherness: Racism & Antisemitism in Popular Media
Images and artifacts that perpetuate stereotypes and racial beliefs which discriminate against targeted groups of people. Includes propaganda, toys, books, and other documents.