Period postcard of Evian-les-Bains, the site of the 1938 International Conference on Refugees.
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Emigration and the Evian Conference

In July 1938, a conference of nations met at Evian, France, to discuss the issue of Jewish refugees fleeing persecution in Nazi Germany and trying to enter other countries. The Evian Conference had very little impact on the plight of the refugees.

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Explore a timeline of events that occurred before, during, and after the Holocaust.

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How and why was the Holocaust possible?