Our History Is Your History: Treasures From The American Jewish Historical Society

This newly installed ongoing exhibit provides an opportunity to both see the striking and diverse cross-section of the American Jewish Historical Society archives first-hand and gain a deeper understanding of our cultural heritage. Based on theme, this exhibit will rotate several times a year and currently showcases some of the American Jewish Historical Society's most cherished documents, objects, and photographs focusing on the following subjects: the Arts, Ethiopian Jewry, Public Service, Sports, and Jewish Women.

Exhibit Closed

This exhibit closed on
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Currently on Display

The 1938 Projekt: Posts from the Past presented by the Leo Baeck Institute
Kindertransport: Rescuing Children on the Brink of War presented by Leo Baeck Institute and Yeshiva University Museum
Lost & Found - A Family Photo Album presented by the Yeshiva University Museum
Nosotros: Strengthening Bonds between Jewish and Latino Communities presented by the American Sephardi Federation
Rewind: Voices of the Past Advising the Future presented by the American Jewish Historical Society
The Door Slams Shut: Jews and Immigration in the Face of American Reaction presented by the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
Hey, Wow! The Art of Oded Halahmy presented by the Yeshiva University Museum