Staten Island Yankees Jewish Heritage Night

Join AJHS as the Staten Island Yankees take on the Brooklyn Cyclones on August 17th

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Shmattes

AJHS Executive Director Rachel Lithgow sits down with Chris Glorioso of WNBC News 4 New York to discuss this unique exhibit.

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Emma Lazarus Award

Emma Lazarus Award

Every year the American Jewish Historical Society presents its most prestigious honor, the Emma Lazarus Statue of Liberty Award, to an individual or group whose contribution reflects the highest values of the American Jewish community.

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Klinghoffer

AJHS on NPR

30 Years After Their Father's Murder, Klinghoffer Daughters Step Onto Their Own Stage

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Loeb Portrait Database

The world’s most extensive online gallery of portraits made of American Jews in the Colonial and Antebellum Periods.

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Interactive Timeline

Follow 360 years of the Jewish experience in America, from our nation’s founding to the present day, as told through our archival collections. 

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Support Your Heritage 

Our mission of acquisition, preservation, and dissemination of American Jewish history is made possible by the generosity of people like you.

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Image of the Week

National Conference on Soviet Jewry Policy, 1978

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Staten Island Yankees Jewish Heritage Night
August 17, 2016
7:00 pm

Join AJHS as the Staten Island Yankees take on the Brooklyn Cyclones.

Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American

On View: April 14, 2016 to July 31, 2016

A Pop-Up Exhibition
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