Passport to Washington is the newest project from the Washington State Jewish Historical Society. We are capturing stories from Jewish residents throughout Washington State. How did your family get here?
Passport to Washington will capture journey stories to Washington State from Jewish residents, from ancestral voyages fleeing persecution or seeking opportunity to modern moves to the Northwest for jobs and love — and everything in between.
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.
We're nothing without you! The WSJHS relies heavily on the efforts of our volunteers to put on programs, publish books, maintain our archives, and plan events. Find out how you can help. Read more.