A History of Jewish Philanthropy in America
On view: October 2, 2013 to February 28, 2014
Contributors to the Cause, an exhibition at the Center for Jewish History at 15 West 16th Street in New York City, is an overview of the history of Jewish philanthropy in the United States on view from October 2, 2013 – February 28, 2014. The exhibition presents a historical narrative and a compelling collection of more than 200 on-screen images of archival material including letters, documents, photographs, organizational papers, and government records dating from the 1700s through the late 20th century. The archival material comes from the collections of the American Jewish Historical Society and the exhibition is made possible by The David Berg Foundation.