Our Shared Legacy: World War II and “The Joint”

Welcome to our extraordinary collection of documents and photographs from the World War II era. Explore our shared legacy of “The Joint’s” work rescuing and providing relief during and after the Holocaust.

Explore Our Photo Galleries

Search images from the countries where “The Joint” operated during and after World War II.


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Is your name among the over 500,000 in our extraordinary collection of historic documents?


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