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Happy Passover from the RIJHA!

1945 Temkin Family Seder

2016 Annual Meeting

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Beck family in their backyard.

Rachael Rosner, Ph.D.  will speak at the

Sixty-Second Annual Meeting of the RIJHA on the subject of

“Illuminating the ‘Golden Ghetto’:

The Beck and Temkin families and the early history of the Jewish East Side of Providence”

It is FREE and OPEN to the public, with a social hour to follow.

Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Temple Beth-El

70 Orchard Avenue, Providence

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New Librarian/Archivist Hired

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The Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association welcomes Joshua Jasper as the new Office Manager and Librarian/Archivist. Joshua has an MA in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University and an MS in Library and Information Science from Simmons College SLIS. He is excited to be working at the RIJHA due to his interests in local history, family tree research, and storytelling. Visit the RIJHA office and library to meet him in person!

 

 

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Mailing address:
Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association
130 Sessions Street
Providence, RI 02906

Phone: (401)331-1360 Fax: (401)331-1360

Hours of Operation:
Office and Library, Monday – Thursday from 9:00 AM to 2 PM; we are closed on Friday.

E-Mails:
Office:  [email protected] or [email protected]

 

 

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