L’CHAIM, San Diego!

Press The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community on Display, March 11 2017 – January, 2018 By Alanna Maya, L’Chaim San Diego Magazine March, 2017 This month, the San Diego History center celebrates one of San Diego’s most vibrant communities with...

San Diego’s Jewish history gets its own exhibit

Press By Peter Rowe, Contact Reporter, San Diego Union-Tribune March 12, 2017 The Louis Bank of Commerce, a twin-towered 1888 landmark in the Gaslamp Quarter, is an enduring monument to its builder, Isidor Louis. In his day, though, Louis was revered for creations...

San Diego Jewry exhibit opens at S.D. History Center

Press By Donald H. Harrison; Photos by Shor M. Masori, San Diego Jewish World March 12, 2017 SAN DIEGO — It was no accident that the “Celebrate San Diego! The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community” exhibition in Balboa Park’s San Diego History Center...

The Jews at the Edge of the World

Press by Natalie Jacobs, San Diego Jewish Journal February 27, 2017 Among the San Diego History Center’s collection of 45 million documents and 2.5 million images are many details about San Diego’s pioneer families – those who arrived here with statehood in 1850....