Discover what we’ve been up to and read about our COVID-19 archive

28 Nov 2021

A Chanukah Treasure From A Personal Archive

Happy Chanukah! Dawn Waterman shares some very personal treasures.

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16 Nov 2021

London Yiddishtown

Yiddishist Vivi Lachs on East End Jewish Life in Yiddish Sketch and Story

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22 Oct 2021

IWM’s new Second World War and Holocaust Galleries

Dawn Waterman visits the Imperial War Museum's new Holocaust Galleries

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5 Oct 2021

The Jews of Southport

Read about John Cowell's new book on Jewish Southport

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6 Sep 2021

Rosh Hashanah Postcards

Dawn Waterman on Yiddish New Year postcards

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20 Aug 2021

Candlesticks and Candelabras

Ann Rabinowitz, a Jewish genealogist, reflects on what candlesticks can tell us

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15 Jul 2021

Research Reveals Nineteenth Century Typo

A Mysterious Letter • London Metropolitan Archives

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9 Jul 2021

Jews and Football

Jews and football from the archives

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28 Jun 2021

The Family Corsetry Business

Dawn Waterman remembers her family's corsetry business

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21 Jun 2021

Researching Family History

Read Sidney Myers' blog on researching the story of his family

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24 May 2021

What To Do With Your Family Papers

Archivist Rachel Howse Binnington tells us what to do with our 'old stuff'.

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12 May 2021

The Tower & The Jews

Dr Rory MacLellan tells the story of Jews and the Tower of London

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