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YAD VASHEM- The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority
"The International Campaign for Gathering and Commemorating the Names of Holocaust Victims" Here you can submit a 'Page of Testimony' for victims of the Holocaust to be a lasting memorial for them.

Jewish Genealogy A map of the cemeteries of the NY City area; New York cemeteries in alphabetical order, not by location and links. CEMETERY OR CONGREGATION BOROUGH ...

Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island Bringing people together who are interested in pursuing their Jewish family history.


Famous Jewish Women-Community Leaders, Activists, Entertainers, Writers and more..

Jewish History Timeline=1600's; America

The Hope To Realize the Vision of Jerusalem in our Lifetime: The City of Peace, a House of Prayer for all the Nations

The American Jewish Historical Society-The mission of the American Jewish Historical Society (AJHS) is to foster awareness and appreciation of the American Jewish heritage and to serve as a national scholarly resource for research through the collection, preservation and dissemination of materials relating to American Jewish history.

The Jewish Post of New York-Weekly Jewish News updates

The Jerusalem Post- Keep up with the latest news in Israel

Virtual Jerusalem- Everything Jewish online

Test your Jewish IQ- Jewish-American Hall of Fame

242 Jewish recipes-Potato Pancakes, Matza Balls, Apple Kugel & Challah (my favorite!)much much more

The Deli Project- group of writers, deli mavens, and scholars interested in exploring the culture of the Jewish deli in America.

Jewish Children's Website Guide- The Jewish Children's Website Guide is designed to assist Jewish children in locating websites of interest.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum- Mission: is to advance and disseminate knowledge about this unprecedented tragedy; to preserve the memory of those who suffered; and to encourage its visitors to reflect upon the moral and spiritual questions raised by the events of the Holocaust as well as their own responsibilities as citizens of a democracy.

Anne Frank Online-Her Life Over one million children under the age of sixteen died in the Holocaust. Anne Frank was one of them.

Jews in the Civil War
Union and Confederate

Jewish-American Civil War Veterans database - Search for a Civil War ancestor Sergeant-Major Abraham Cohn: Jewish-American Civil War Hero won the Medal of Honor for valor above and beyond the call of duty at the Battle of the Wilderness and the Battle of the Crater in 1864. (Historical records indicate at least six Jewish-Americans received this award during the period 1861-1865.)

THE HISTORY PLACE- The Holocaust Timeline-> 1938-1945

THE JEWS OF POLAND->The History of Polish Jews, Polish Jews in WWII; and much more.

The American Jewish Archives-The archival and manuscript holdings of the Marcus Center include over 650 major manuscript collections and nearly 14,000 smaller collections. Also Genealogies; personal papers & More.

Israel-Timeline The Balfour Declaration ; The Mandate for Palestine ; The State of Israel Is Born

The Jewish Calendar- Learn about Jewish holidays and holy days

Golda Meir- was nominated by the Labor Party to be Prime Minister of Israel. She held this esteemed position until 1974

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011-6301
Tel.: 212-246-6080
Fax: 212-292-1892
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:30a.m.-5:30p.m.
Library and Archives closed Friday.
Entrance: Enter through 22 West 17th Street