Days of Remembrance 2014 - Capitol CeremonyClose
Each year, the Museum leads the nation in commemoration through a ceremony at the United States Capitol. In 2014, the commemoration theme was "Confronting the Holocaust: American Responses." Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew gave the keynote address.
Confronting the Holocaust: American ResponsesClose
The 2014 Days of Remembrance theme marks the anniversaries of two seminal events in Holocaust history. What can we learn today from American action and inaction in the face of the refugee crisis in spring 1939 and the deportation of Hungarian Jews five years later?
Confronting the Holocaust: American Responses
April 27–May 4, 2014
Congress established the Days of Remembrance as the nation’s annual commemoration of the Holocaust and created the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum as a permanent living memorial to the victims. Holocaust remembrance week is April 27–May 4, 2014. The theme designated by the Museum for the 2014 observance is Confronting the Holocaust: American Responses.
- 2014 Theme
- 2014 Theme (PDF)
- Theme Poster Set (PDF)
- Confronting the Holocaust: American Responses [VIDEO]
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