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Seeking Artifacts and Inspiration, Director of Memorialized Austrian Concentration Camp Visits L.A.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/los_angeles/article/seeking_artifacts_and_inspiration_director_of_memorialized_austrian_concent

Like many memorialized Nazi concentration camps across Europe, Mauthausen, the largest such camp in Austria, is in the process of being renovated for a new generation of visitors. First opened to the public in 1970, the exhibition at the camp, which attracted 200,000 visitors each year, was in need of updating in light of new historical research and new ways of presenting that history.

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