Shoah Exhibit Press

April 29, 2011 at 1:30 pm Leave a comment

Read about our new Holocaust Remembrance exhibit in the Baltimore Jewish Times.

This exhibit contains rare book that the Nazis confiscated from Jews during World War II.  After the war, the original owners of these books could not be located so in 1947, the Jewish Cultural Reconstruction Inc. distributed these and other items to Jewish educational institutions, including Baltimore Hebrew University.  When the Baltimore Hebrew University merged with Towson University (becoming the Baltimore Hebrew Institute) in 2009, these books and other materials became part of Towson’s Special Collections.

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