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Jewish Pioneers of New Mexico Collection

Identifier: B374


The booklets are the product of the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society's Jewish Pioneer Oral History Video Archive Project, conducted in partnership with the Department of History and the Center for Regional Studies at the University of New Mexico. The booklets are composed of recollections of the family members. The "Jewish Pioneers of New Mexico" (2003) is an exhibit catalogue from an exhibit at the Museum of New Mexico.


  • 2003-2015



0.5 Linear Feet (1 letter document box) : 15 booklets and 1 museum exhibit book "Jewish Pioneers of New Mexico.".

Scope and Contents

There are 15 booklets on Jewish families in New Mexico. The families included are Goldsmith, Herzstein, Danoff, Gusdorf, Ilfeld, Nordhaus, Moise, Ravel, Seligman, Spiegelberg, Taichert, Wertheim family of Fort Sumner, Wertheim, Vorenberg, Freudenthal, Lesinsky, Solomon, Loewenstern, Mandell, Weiller, Benjamin, and Dreyfuss. There is also an exhibition catalog from a 2003 exhibit at the Museum of New Mexico: "Jewish Pioneers of New Mexico, 1821-1917."

Related Materials

Goldsmith Family Papers, B313.

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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