These oral history interviews have been conducted, recorded, and digitized as part of the Washington State Jewish Archives project, a partnership between the WSJHS and the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections. The following interviews represent just a small sample of the over 470 recordings available in the collection.
The Jewish Archives document the fascinating history of Jews and Jewish communities in Washington State, beginning with the first settlers in 1853. Explore the treasures stored in our archives now! Read more.
Introducing our newest project, Passport to Washington. The WSJHS is capturing a variety of journey stories from Jewish residents throughout Washington. Learn more.
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