Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 decade ago

Why was a big holocaust museum built in Washington DC?

Whose idea was it, and who paid for it?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    I worked on it in 92, installing all the flooring including the stage, had daily bomb threats, so bad that the Bureau of Engraving(paper money is made) next door across the alley walled up their side with heavy steel just in case, we had heard they had bombed the one in Europe.

  • Kevin7
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    many countries including the USA rejected Jewish refugees from the Nazis ;research the Voyage of the Damned!!

  • Pheemz
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Here you go, there answers you want are in the museum's FAQs.

    http://www.ushmm.org/research/library/faq/details....

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