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In Celebration of Life: Living Legacy Project


 In Celebration of Life captures images and testimonies of Pittsburgh area Holocaust survivors so that we are able to learn from and celebrate their lives. All exhibition materials will be made available on this website. All survivors’ stories are on display now at the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh. The project includes 23 participants in total.

Click on the photographs below to view each participant’s story.



Elizabeth BrownHarry Schneiderfritzherman Manny KolskiMoshe BaranSam WeinrebSolange LeibovitzYolanda WillisJudah SametSam GottesmanEdithedithbalasFrances-SpiegelFrancineHana - Kovanicirenes1LeonMargit-DiamondMoshe-TaubeWalterBoningersb

In Celebration of Life was created and curated by the Holocaust Center’s Hannah Wilson, with photographs by Ryan Michael White, video recording by Garret Jones, and video editing by Laila Archuleta.