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the jewish historical society of greater new haven, inc.

The Jewish Historical Society of Greater New Haven, a non-profit organization, is dedicated to collecting and preserving historical documents, photographs, and memorabilia of the Jewish community of Greater New Haven.

Established in 1976, the Society's main commitment is to reach the largest audience possible through publications, exhibitions, seminars, and educational programs.

We are always accepting submissions of photos, memorabilia, archives, and other documentary materials related to New Haven's Jewish history.  Please contact the office if you have something to submit.

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Contact Us:

The Jewish Historical Society of Greater New Haven
PO Box 3251
New Haven, CT 06515-0351USA

Phone: (203) 392-6125
Email: jhsgnh@yahoo.com

Membership in the Jewish Historical Society of Greater New Haven, Inc., is:

  • A perfect way to enjoy a year-round program of cultural and social activities
  • An ideal way to catch up with former friends and to meet new ones
  • An opportunity to help preserve the rich history, culture, and traditions of Greater New Haven's Jewish community

Affiliated with:

  • The Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven
  • The Ethnic Heritage Center
  • The Connecticut League of Historical Societies