Holocaust Pictures

A Large Collection of Holocaust Pictures

A large collection of pictures of the Holocaust, including pictures of the concentration camps, death camps, prisoners, children, ghettos, displaced persons, Einsatzgruppen (mobile killing squads), Hitler, and other Nazi officials.

Concentration and Death Camps

View of the entrance to the main camp of Auschwitz, with sign that says Arbeit Macht Frei (Work Makes One Free)

USHMM Photo Archives

  • Auschwitz
  • Belzec
  • Bergen-Belsen
  • Buchenwald
  • Chelmno
  • Dachau
  • Ebensee
  • Flossenbürg
  • Gurs
  • Gusen
  • Majdanek
  • Mauthausen
  • Neuengamme
  • Plaszow
  • Ravensbrück
  • Rivesaltes
  • Sachsenhausen
  • Stutthof
  • Theresienstadt
  • Trzebnia (sub-camp of Auschwitz)
  • Vught
  • Westerbork

Camp Prisoners

Former prisoners of Buchenwald staring out from the wooden bunks.

USHMM Photo Archives

  • Registration, Shaving, and Disinfection
  • Roll Call
  • In Barracks
  • Standing & Sitting Outside
  • In Hospital Barracks
  • With Food
  • Experiments
  • In Death

Children

Six-year old Anna and three-year Jon Klein, the children of Aladar Klein. Both perished in Auschwitz.

Arie Klein Collection, courtesy of USHMM Photo Archives.

  • Children in the Holocaust

Displaced Persons

A family of Jewish DPs poses with their newborn at a circumcision ceremony at the Zeilsheim displaced persons' camp.

Alice Lev Collection, courtesy of the USHMM Photo Archives.

Einsatzgruppen

A member of Einsatzgruppe D prepares to shoot a Ukrainian Jew kneeling on the edge of a mass grave.

Library of Congress, courtesy of the USHMM Photo Archives.

Ghettos

Forced to relocate to the Krakow Ghetto, Jews move their belongings in horse-drawn wagons.

USHMM Photo Archives

Ghetto Life

Close-up of a child working at a machine in a Kovno Ghetto workshop.

George Kadish Collection, courtesy of USHMM Photo Archives.

Nazi Officials

Adolf Hitler

USHMM Photo Archives

  • Adolf Eichmann
  • August Eigruber
  • Joseph Goebbels
  • Amon Goeth
  • Hermann Göring
  • Reinhard Heydrich
  • Heinrich Himmler
  • Adolf Hitler
  • Alfred Rosenberg
  • Dr. Klaus Karl Schilling
  • Julius Streicher