Category: Archives

Celebrating Medical Innovation

Celebrating Medical Innovation

Celebrate with us the rich history of medical innovation in our community. Join us December 4 for a special launch event celebrating our latest publication, featuring interviews with 26 pioneering health professionals.

Introducing: Archives Processing Assistant Maddy Martin

Introducing: Archives Processing Assistant Maddy Martin

Hi! My name is Maddy and this summer I am working as the Archives Processing Assistant here at the Jewish Museum & Archives of BC. As the Archives Processing Assistant, I am processing a donation by the National Council for Jewish Women, Vancouver Section (NCJW). The Council has donated many records to the Archives over … Keep Reading

Preserving the History of Canadian Jewish Congress

Preserving the History of Canadian Jewish Congress

Hello! My name is Victoria and I am a Project Archivist here at the Jewish Museum and Archives of BC. I joined the team on a backlog project in January 2019 and was lucky enough to get extended through the summer. My job is to enact phase three of the processing project for an accrual … Keep Reading

The Scribe: The Food Issue Launches to a Packed House

The Scribe: The Food Issue Launches to a Packed House

One Hundred guests joined us November 28, 2018, filling the beautiful, historic Grand Luxe Hall at the Western Front, for the launch of the 2018 edition of The Scribe, the annual journal of the JMABC. This year’s edition, The Food Issue, is packed with excerpts from over 30 never-before-published interviews with community members involved in … Keep Reading

Inaugural Research Prize Awarded

Inaugural Research Prize Awarded

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to announce that the inaugural BC Jewish History Research Prize has been awarded to Nathan Lucky, for his article: British Columbia Newspaper Responses to Jewish Persecution in Europe, 1938-1939: A Call for Refugees and a Cause for Civilization This impressive undergraduate essay explores relations between the … Keep Reading