Generations 2007-2008: Bridges to Zion: Maryland and Israel

Posted on November 9th, 2016 by

Generations 2007-2008: Bridges to Zion: Maryland and Israel

Table of Contents

Introduction by Avi Y. Decter and Deborah R. Weiner – download as pdf

An American in Palestine: Mendes I. Cohen Tours the Holy Land by Deborah R. Weiner – download as pdf

The American Delegate(s)* at the First Zionist Conference by Avi Y. Decter – download as pdf

Revolutionizing Experiences: Henrietta Szold’s First Visit to the Holy Land by Henrietta Szold – download as pdf

Why I was a Zionist and Why I Now Am Not by Rabbi Morris S. Lazaron

“Israel” by Karl Schapiro

Mahal Days by Raphael Ben-Yosef

Photo Gallery: Maryland Philanthropy and Israel by Rachel Kassman

The Blaustein-Ben-Gurion Agreement: A Milestone in Israel-Diaspora Relations by Mark K. Bauman

The Comeback Kid: Leon Uris Returns to City College, 1995 by Rona Hirsch

“Who is a Jew” by Shoshana S. Cardin

Book Review: A Dream of Zion: American Jews Reflect on Why Israel Matters to Them by Melvin I. Urofsky

Field Notes: The Jewish Journey: The Jewish Museum in New York by Fred Wasserman

Chronology: Maryland and Israel

Cost: $10

To order a print copy of Generations 2007-2008, please contact Esther’s Place, the JMM Museum Shop at 443-873-5179 or email Devan Southerland, Museum Shop Assistant at dsoutherland@jewishmuseummd.org.

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Generations 2011-2012: Special Theme Issue: Jewish Foodways

Posted on November 8th, 2016 by

Generations 2011-2012: Special Theme Issue: Jewish Foodways

Table of Contents

Baltimore Jewish Foodways by Avi Y. Decter

“Processions, Debates and Curbstone Encounters”: The Struggle over Kosher Meat in Baltimore, 1897-1918 by Avi Y. Decter

Family Fare: Baltimore Jewish Food Businesses by Jennifer Vess

Bedlam with Corned Beef on the Side: The Jewish Delicatessen in Baltimore by Barry Kessler

Romancing the Coddie by Gilbert Sandler

Gallery: HENDLER’S: The Velvet Kind by Rachel Kassman

Book Review: The Sacred Table: Creating a Jewish Food Ethic reviewed by Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin

Field Notes: The Pearlstone Center by Jakir Manela

Chronology: Baltimore Jewish Foodways compiled by Avi Y. Decter

Cost: $10

To order a print copy of Generations 2011-2012, please contact Esther’s Place, the JMM Museum Shop at 443-873-5179 or email Devan Southerland, Museum Shop Assistant at dsoutherland@jewishmuseummd.org.

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Generations 2004: Recreation, Sports & Leisure

Posted on November 7th, 2016 by

Generations 2004: Recreation, Sports & Leisure

Table of Contents

Introduction by Avi Y. Decter

A Club of Their Own: Suburban and Woodholme Through the Years by Deborah R. Weiner

The Dancing Schools of Baltimore’s Jewish Society by Gilbert Sandler

Equine Passion: The Cohen Family at Pimlico Race Course by Robin Z. Waldman

Match Point: Fighting Racial Discrimination in Druid Hill Park by Barry Kessler with Anita Kassof

City of Champions: Major League Sports and Baltimore Jews by Diane L. Jacobsohn

“A Nice Clean Room”: Pool Hall Portraits from 1950s Baltimore by Michael A. Lang

Amateur Jewish Athletes: Then and Now by Jobi O. Zink

Chronology: The Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore

Field Notes: National Museum of American Jewish History by Mike Silver and Ari Kelman

Review: Martin Abramowitz, Jewish Major Leaguers by Raphael Alvarez

Cost: SOLD OUT!

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