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.

Elena Lederman’s Chocolates

Celebrity chocolatier Elena Lederman with Elizabeth Taylor • AJR Refugee Voices

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Open Letter Against the Mistreatment of Jews in Europe

British voices ask for action in The Daily Worker & The Times • The National Archives

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Eva Rott’s Slave Labour Ring

Ring made by Eva Rott at the Heinkel aircraft factory • Imperial War Museum

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Sir Nicholas Winton’s ring

Commemorative ring presented to Sir Nicholas Winton • Sir Nicholas Winton Archive

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It’s Hard To Be A Jew

Grand Palais Theatre Poster • Jewish Museum London

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Ruth Danson in the bluebell woods of Bunce Court School

Ruth Danson & friends in the bluebell woods, 1939 • AJR Refugee Voices Archvie

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R.A. Gibson Barmitzvah photo, 1976

Photo by renowned studio photographer • Hackney Archives

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Ordination of Women Rabbis

Elaina Rothman and Miri Lawrence preparing to be ordained as rabbis • JHASW

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Operation Solomon

Ethiopian Jews arriving in Israel, 1991 • Jewish Museum London

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Otto Deutsch Remembers Kristallnacht

Kristallnacht in Vienna recalled by Otto Deutsch • AJR Refugee Voices

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Ludwig Neumann after Dachau

Ludwig Neumann shortly after his release from Dachau • Wiener Holocaust Library

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Portrait of Klaus Hinrichsen by Kurt Schwitters

Internment Portrait • AJR Refugee Voices

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