The Treasures

Discover highlights from our featured archives. Learn more about these rare images, photographs, documents and artefacts relating to Jewish life in Britain. We are adding new treasures all the time.
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Rosh Hashanah Postcard

Rosh Hashanah postcard, Warsaw, late 1920s • Jewish Museum London

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18th Century Shofar

Engraved Shofar • Jewish Museum London

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Rabbi Moses Gaster

19 Century Communal Leader • UCL Special Collections

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The Impact of Nazism

Ursula Gilbert: The impact of Nazism • AJR Refugee Voices Testimony Archive

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The Great Vermin Catcher of Great Britain

Antisemitic Cartoon, 1754 • Jewish Museum London

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Isle of Man Holiday

Holiday in a former WW2 Internment Camp • Manx National Heritage Library & Archives

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Cosmological & Astronomical Chart

Cosmological and astronomical chart • The British Library

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JFS Hebrew Lesson

Hebrew Lesson, Jews' Free School • London Metropolitan Archives

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“Poll Book”, 1847

Lionel de Rothschild's 'Poll Book' • The Rothschild Archive

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Opening of a Jewish Scout Hall, Glasgow

The opening of a Jewish Scout Hall, Glasgow, June 1958 • Scottish Jewish Archives Centre

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Sten Gun Menorah

Hanukkah Menorah made by WW2 soldier • Imperial War Museum

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1734 Novo Cemetery Indenture

1734 acquisition document for Novo Cemetery, Mile End • London Metropolitan Archives

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