Preservation of the 20th-Century Collection at the Jewish Museum in Sosua

This project involves the documentation and digitization of the collection for improved accessibility.

The Sosua Jewish museum is the repository of historical documents and objects related to the community of nearly 800 European Jewish refugees who settled in the Caribbean in the aftermath of World War II. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details

Location: Dominican Republic, Caribbean, Americas Organiser(s): Parroquia Israelita Kehilat Benei / Sosua Jewish Museum Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $80,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2019 Project Status: Active
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