Leo Baeck Institute works to preserve and promote the history and culture of German-speaking Jews.
Kern-Martin Family Collection
1938Projekt: Developing Holocaust Curriculum in a Challenging Environment
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The Shared History project tells the story of Jews in central Europe using 58 objects. Each object will illustrate how German-Jewish history is deeply interwoven with the peoples and countries in this region.
The story of Rabbi Walter Plaut's (1919–1964) participation in the Interfaith Freedom Ride in 1961, told based on the Walter Plaut Scrapbook in the collection of the LBI Archives.
The German Jews of Washington Heights
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