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Jewish Studies: A Research Guide: Jewish Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project

Click the image above to visit the website of the Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project at Carnegie Mellon University. You can read the full text of historic Pittsburgh Jewish newspapers there.

National Council of Jewish Women Oral History Collection

Click the image above to visit the website of the Nation Council of Jewish Women, Pittsburgh Section, Oral History Collection at the University of Pittaburgh.

On this page your can hear more than 500 oral history interviews, conducted by the Pittsburgh section of the National Council of Jewish Women regarding the history, tradition, and contributions of its membership. Invaluable in understanding the Jewish experience in Pittsburgh and beyond.

Rodef Shalom Synagogue

Rodef Shalom is Pittsburgh's oldest Jewish congregation. Click the image above to visit the Rodef Shalom website.

History of Rodef Shalom

Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh

Click the image above to visit the website of the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, which provides basic information about Holocaust.

Rauh Jewish Archives

Click the image above to visit the website of the Rauh Jewish Archives at the Senator John Heinz History Center.

Pittsburgh Jewish History (from the Jewish Chronicle)

Pittsburgh's Jewish Congregations and Synagogues

Jewish Studies - University of Pittsburgh

Click the image above to visit the website of the Jewish Studies Program at the University of Pittsburgh.

On this page you will find links to videos of lectures that are part of the Squirrel Hill Project, on the history of Jews in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh.

Keeping Tabs Holocaust Sculpture

Gary and Nancy Tuckfelt Keeping Tabs Holocaust Sculpture


Click the links below to learn about the Gary and  Nancy Tuckfelt Keeping Tabs Holocaust Sculpture on the Community Day School campus in Squirrel Hill. Click the lion above to visit the Community Day School website.

Article on the Community Day School website

Pittsburgh Post Gazette article, October 20, 2013

Pittsburgh Post Gazette article, November 3, 2013