Preserving the Legacy

USC Shoah Foundation is expanding the Visual History Archive to include additional Holocaust testimonies through a program called Preserving the Legacy, in which the Institute digitizes, indexes and integrates testimony taken and owned by other institutions to preserve them and make them more accessible to scholars, students, educators and the general public.

Partner organizations retain ownership of their material, and receive digital copies to make the oral histories accessible at their own institutions, museums and websites. Meanwhile, the testimonies will also be viewable in the Institute’s Visual History Archive.

Preserving the Legacy collections include:

To support Preserving the Legacy, please contact Dornsife Advancement at (213) 740-4990 or