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Judaica Curator (Judah. L. Magnes Museum)
Born in Germany and immigrated to the United States in the 1930's, Ruth Eis (née Levy), was the founding Curator of Judaica at the Judah L. Magnes Museum (1962).
Founder and Director Emeritus
To participate in, learn about or support a documentary film by Bill Chayes and Ava Kahn The World According to Seymour: Reinventing Jewish Creativity and Identity please
Founder and Author
Illuminator, Animator and Transformer of Jewish texts, objects, spaces and souls
Artist David Moss (born 1946) was in residence at the Magnes from 1974 to 1977.
Judaica Curator (Judah L. Magnes Museum, 1996-2001)
The Western Jewish History Center (WJHC) was established in 1967 at the Judah L.
The Magnes has been educating the San Francisco Bay Area about the history and cultures of the Jews in California and the Global Diaspora for half a century.
Member of the Council of the Friends of the Bancroft Library
Frances Dinkelspiel is the author of Towers of Gold: How One Jewish Immigrant Named Isaias Hellman Created California, published by St. Martins Press in November 2008.