Imprint

Responsible Organisation:
Verein GEDENKDIENST - Verein für historisch-politische Bildungsarbeit und internationalen Dialog
Margaretenstraße 166
1050 Vienna
Austria
Telephone: +43-1-5810490
E-Mail

 

ZVR-Zahl: 934402937 (excerpt from the registry of associations)

 

 

The Austrian Heritage Archive website presents interviews and related documents from the Austrian Heritage Collection in New York and Jerusalem in the form of a freely accessible database in German and English.

 

Web editors: Philipp Rohrbach, Adina Seeger
Website conception:
Philipp Rohrbach, Adina Seeger, Martin Engelmeier in cooperation with Linda Erker and Matthias Kopp
Technical concept & programming: engema.net - Martin Engelmeier
Design: Martin Engelmeier, Liddy Scheffknecht

 

This site uses the following open-source tools:

Drupal CMS - drupal.org

Mysql Database - mysql.com

Piwik web analysis - piwik.org

 

Data protection:

This website uses Piwik, an open source software for the statistical evaluation of visitor access. Piwik uses cookies and text data stored on your computer which allows an analysis of the way visitors use the website. The information gathered in this way is stored on a server in Austria. The IP address is anonymized immediately after the analysis and before it is saved (and is not designated to a particular person). The installation of cookies can be inhibited by the user using the settings of your browser. However, this may lead to some features of the website not being fully available.

No information is generally passed on to third parties. You can inhibit the analysis of your visit by choosing the “opt out” option.

 

External services:

This website includes videos from Vimeo. The maps are generated by Bing.

 

 

Photo credits for the header:

Children aboard the President Harding look at the Statue of Liberty as they pull into New York harbor. They were brought to the United States by Gilbert and Eleanor Harding, 1st June 1939
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Copyright: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Provenance: Steve Pressman
Source Record ID: Collections: 2015.8.1
http://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/pa1180663

 

Jewish children from Berlin and Hamburg arrive at Waterloo Station in London on 2nd February 1939.
Picture credit: ÖNB Vienna, ÖGZ S52/11

 

Illegal immigrants deported to Mauritius being brought back from exile to Haifa Port, 26th September 1945
Yad Vashem, Archival signature: 4613/637
Picture credit: Government Press Office
http://bit.ly/2eMgk4X