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The Holocaust (1934-1945)

Nazis' ‘terrible weapon’ on view at Holocaust Center in Dania Beach

Nazis' ‘terrible weapon’ on view at Holocaust Center in Dania Beach

For Rositta Kenigsberg, the most haunting images in the traveling exhibition “State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda” appear near the end, in between the Adolf Hitler campaign posters and anti-Semitic caricatures of conniving Jews. At the Holocaust Documentation and Education Center in Dania Beach, eight black-and-white photos taken in Eisenach, Germany, hang against a long divider wall painted black and red. In the images, hundreds of Jews young and old, carrying luggage and expressing fear, are being deported to ghettos. Eventually, those prisoners would be sent to death camps, says Kenigsberg, the Holocaust center’s president.

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