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Get Out the Vote: Jewish History and Past Elections in the Great Treasures in the Great Hall Case

By James Benjamin Nadel, Communications Outreach Associate As the nation prepares to head to the polls this November 8th, the American Jewish Historical Society and the Yeshiva University Museum have developed a display of their materials that demonstrate Jewish involvement in political elections of the past. The items included, which span across nearly a century of American history, exemplify the various political activities in…

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A nurse saves steps between patients in the tenements by crossing over roofs, 1910, Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences, Courtesy of Visiting Nurse Service of New York. Yeshiva University Museum presents Trail of the Magic BulletNow on view at the Center for Jewish History Modern medicine emerged in the second half of the 19th century, as innovative technologies and new theories…

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From Tablet: Confessional – An artist’s impressions of the “Graphic Details: Confessional Comics by Jewish Women” exhibit at Yeshiva University Museum

From Tablet: Confessional – An artist’s impressions of the “Graphic Details: Confessional Comics by Jewish Women” exhibit at Yeshiva University Museum From yumuseum: Zhang!  This is a fantastic way to respond to Graphic Details!  Through memoir comic art!  Terrific!  Read on through the link! Check out the whole article at Tabletmag.com More about the exhibit: Graphic Details: Confessional Comics by Jewish Womenon view through April…

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