Jewish American Heritage Month

The American Jewish Experience

On April 20, 2006, President George W. Bush proclaimed for the first time that May would be Jewish American Heritage Month, a time to celebrate the American Jewish experience as well as the contributions they have made, and continue to make, to our nation’s history, culture, and society. Those looking for role models or inspiration will find a wealth of worthy choices in the library’s collection. Here are just a few such quintessential American stories of resilience, aspiration, imagination, determination, and achievement.

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