Shapell Roster Project Seeks Jewish Civil War Sources and Descendants

By Eliza Kolander, Outreach Specialist, Shapell Manuscript Foundation What…


A Crisis of Faith: Interpreting Leonard Bernstein's Music and Religion

Photos courtesy of Jessi Melcer. By Barbara Franco, independent scholar, museum…


Flux and Fluidity: Telling Historical Stories in Re-Purposed Houses of Worship

A model of the Lloyd Street Synagogue during its occupancy by St. John the…


Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington Welcomes New Curator from Germany

The Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington (AASLH Member since 1990)…