A Webography About Colonial Jews
by Ellen G. Cole, AJLSC,
Librarian, Levine Library, Temple Isaiah, Los Angeles
We celebrated 350 years of Jewish Life in America in 2004-2005
with these and other websites. Most still keep their resource
lists current today.
American Jewish Historical Society. http://www.ajhs.org
For portraits of colonial Jews, click on Research Resources, then click on Loeb Portrait Database.
Jewish Women's Archive. http://jwa.org
Historical information, bibliographies, curriculum ideas, and program suggestions -- through the women who made history.
Congregation Mikveh Israel. http://www.mikvehisrael.org
Information on famous cemetery and contact numbers for publications.
Skirball Cultural Center. http://www.skirball.org
Museum and educational resources for adults and children, especially a teacher's kit for the Myer Myers Colonial Silversmith Exhibit.
Touro Synagogue. http://www.tourosynagogue.org
Museum and gift shop information