American Jewish Historical Society

Founded in 1892, the mission of the American Jewish Historical Society is to foster awareness and appreciation of the American Jewish heritage and to serve as a national scholarly resource for research through the collection, preservation and dissemination of materials relating to American Jewish history. The American Jewish Historical Society is the oldest national ethnic historical organization in the United States. The Society's library, archives, photograph, and art and artifacts collections document the American Jewish experience.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|80.02 Score


(2/4)|73.98 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(3/4)|89 Score



Headquarter Address

15 West Sixteenth Street
New York, NY 10011