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The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) is the United States' official memorial to the Holocaust.Adjacent to the National Mall in Washington, D.C., the USHMM provides for the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history.
“Holocaust” comes from a Greek word meaning “burnt offering.” The term was first used to describe the massacres of Armenians in the 1890s. It was used again in the 1940s to describe the mass destruction of European Jewish communities by the Nazis, also known by the Hebrew word “Shoah.” Learn here about the 400+ years of the Black Holocaust in America and its similarities to the ...
Virginia Holocaust Museum. 415. Speciality Museums • History Museums. Virginia Museum of History & Culture. 265. History Museums. Agecroft Hall & Gardens. 269.
The US Holocaust Memorial Museum teaches that the Holocaust was preventable and that by heeding warning signs and taking early action, individuals and governments can save lives. With this knowledge, the Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide works to do for the victims of genocide today what the world failed to do for the Jews of ...
Questia. After more than twenty years, Questia is discontinuing operations as of Monday, December 21, 2020.