The RIJHA offers assistance in genealogical research through both archival and online research.
To submit a Research Request, submit this form.
Some resources we have:
- Providence city directories, including some other city directories, i.e. East Providence, Warwick, Cranston, and various others.
- Information about organizations in the Jewish community – past and present
- Synagogues – past and present
- Material about individual members of the Rhode Island Jewish community, including a large obituary collection that has now been digitized.
- Various Jewish owned business records, including Paramount Cards, the Outlet Company, Hasbro Inc., Silverman Bros. Jewlery, and many more.