Spying Real-life Eldridge in a 1950s Drawing

A few months ago, way over in Germany, Friedrich Caesar was looking through old things stored in his basement. He came across a book of illustrations that he believes his father must have purchased while visiting New York City in the 1950s. Entitled New York, City on … Read more

Moving On Up! A Look at How We Ended Up at 12 Eldridge Street

This post was written by Dina Posner, an intern at the Museum at Eldridge Street. Dina is a candidate for a Masters degree in Historic Preservation at Pratt Institute.  Last month we posted a blog which focused on New York’s oldest Jewish congregation, Shearith Israel, founded … Read more