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and explore the music of the international Ladino (Judeo-Spanish)
singer, Susan Gaeta, who toured the world and apprenticed with
the “Keeper of the Flame” Flory Jagoda (z”l)....LEARN MORE & JOIN
We were able
to help honor the real-life "Last Boy" Sidney Taussig in
June 2019 at the Museum, pictured above. We're proud to continue to
be associated with his legacy and this important story.
THE LAST BOY in The Second Republic of SHKID
A New Play
at the Theatre at St. Clement's | New York, NY
To our our friends
living in or visiting New York City: we wanted to share the
opportunity to watch a powerful new play premiering this week. The
Last Boy is a work of historical fiction inspired by Terezin
survivor Sidney Taussig and his roommates in Dorm Number One who
created the longest running underground publication of the Holocaust.
CLICK HEREto learn more about the story and
the production, and to purchase tickets.
OPPORTUNITY FOR EDUCATORS
NMAJH professional development initiative is a wonderful opportunity
for you or a Jewish educator in your life. Session leaders such as
preeminent scholar of American Jewish history Jonathan Sarna will
provide expert insights and practical advice for how to bring
American Jewish history into your classroom using NMAJH's unique
Institute will be held online and is limited to just 50
participants...LEARN MORE & REGISTER.
FIRST-EVER HOMETOWN HERO
nominated and voted and the results are in: meet the first-ever
Hometown Hero to be inducted into the Museum's Ed Snider Only in
America® Gallery/Hall of Fame, Pamela Blais.
Pam is a
longtime nurse who sprung into action when the pandemic began to
serve the unique needs of emergency medical workers.
In this June
post celebrating Pride Month, we shared an iconic poster from our
collection.Click hereto learn more about the story it
tells about a civil rights milestone for the LGBTQ community—and about the curatorial detective work we undertook
to track down this artifact!
📸: Poster celebrating the Supreme Court decision
overturning Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act, June 26, 2013
Museum of American Jewish History, 2013.1.1
Gift of Cody
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THE MUSEUM STORE
Store carries an expertly curated collection of books, Judaica,
jewelry, and gifts.
like this Blue Bohemian Hamsa Dipping and Seder Set is as beautiful
and functional at a backyard barbecue as it is on the holiday table.
A perfect gift for friends and family of all faiths and
backgrounds...or for yourself!