Columbia Holocaust Education Commission


Visit the Exhibit this Spring



The Holocaust Remembered Exhibit is on display for a month in the Spring and Fall of each year. Located in The Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center 306 Flora Dr. Columbia, S.C. 29224 The public is invited to view this exhibit.

Private Tours are encouraged and are available for school and all other interested parties. Contact: The Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center 803 787-2023

This exhibit has been made possible through the partnership of the Columbia Holocaust Education Commission, The SC State Museum, The Columbia Jewish Federation, and The Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center.


Download Exhibit Panels Below

(Please note: the files are in a PDF format and because of the
size of the files, download times will be longer than normal.)
Holocaust Remembered Panel 1
Timeline of Nazi Holocaust: 1933 - 1941 Panel 2
Timeline of Nazi Holocaust: 1942 - 1946 Panel 3
Victorious allies Liberate Camps - 1945 Panel 4
What theLiberators Saw and Remembered Panel 5
Strike and Hold, Story of Liberator Burriss Panel 6
Liberator Burriss:  Jumping into War Panel 7
Liberator Burriss:  Path to Liberation Panel 8
Eyewitness to Evil - The Reverend George Chassey Panel 9
Eyewitness to Evil - Chassey confronting the Horror Panel 10
Survivors, Overcoming a brutal existence Panel 11
SC Survivors Panel 12
Columbia Survivors, rebuilding their lives Panel 13
One Survivor's Journey and Legacy.. up to liberation Panel 14
One Survivor's Journey and Legacy....after liberation Panel 15
Surviving with False Identities..The ingenuity of a Mother Panel 16
Surviving Liberation Panel 17
A Tale of Two Sisters Panel 18
A Tale of Two Sisters..Staying Together Panel 19
Survivors: The Second Generation Panel 20
Lessons of the Holocaust Panel 21
South Carolina Survivors and Liberators Panel 22
Acknowledgments ( Picture of Holocaust Memorial) Panel 23
Holocaust Remembered Candle and Metro edition paper Panel 24
Educators' Packet Packet
 
Power Point Presentation of the Panels - FULLFull Exhibit
Introduction & Timeline History of the Holocaust  
Liberators and Liberation   
SC Survivors  
Collection of Individual Columbia Survivor Stories   
     Ben Stern   
     Bluma Goldberg/Cela Miller  
     Marie M. Gross  
Second Generations   
Lessons of the Holocaust   
Conclusion and Credits   


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2015 Schedule

March 16- April 13th 2015
Katie and Alan Kahn Jewish Community Center
306 Flora Dr. Columbia, SC 29224

April 13th- 19th 2015 Tree of Life Temple 6719 North Trenholm Rd. Columbia, SC 29206

Student Tours Available:
March 17-20
March 23-24
March 30- April 3
April 6- April 10th

To Book a School Tour Please Contact: Cheryl Nail at 787- 2023 or cherlyn@jewishcolumbia.org


Holocaust Remembered is an unique Holocaust Exhibit that tells the personal stories of SC Survivors and Liberators. This exhibit was created to honor the memories of the survivors and victims of the Holocaust. The lesson in teaching the Holocaust is to remember…

 

Over the past 3 years, thousands of school age children have viewed the Holocaust Remembered Exhibit as well as given the opportunity to hear personal testimonies from survivors. Holocaust Remembered Teacher Manuals are available for use in the classroom as a resource to teaching the Holocaust. The Teacher Manuals are available on the website.

 
 

Holocaust Remembered Exhibit at the South Carolina State Capital Lobby

Holocaust Remembered Exhibit at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center with Students

Moffatt Burriss,  Holocaust Liberator, receiving a Legislative Proclamation at the State House Lobby