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Visual History Archive

The Visual History Archive (VHA) is a streaming collection of primary source video testimonies from survivors of and witnesses to genocide, including the: 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda; Anti-Rohingya Mass Violence (August-October 2017); Armenian Genocide (1915-23); Cambodian Genocide (1975-1979); European Holocaust (1939-1945); Guatemalan Genocide (1978-1996); Nanjing Massacre (1937); Central African Republic (2012-Present); South Sudan Civil War, (2013-present); contemporary antisemitism against Jews; and war and genocide in Bosnia & Herzegovina (1992-1995). The largest digital archive of its kind in the world, the VHA offers insight into life before, during, and after the interviewee’s experience with genocide.

For more information about the VHA navigate to the Content Page.
To learn how to search the VHA navigate to the Platform Features Page.

What's New in VHA


User Interface Snapshots


5 min videos covering the updates and new features of the newly designed USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive

Powerpoint Presentations