Telling Your Story – Making History Come Alive
The New Mexico Jewish Historical Society collects the contributions and tells the stories of Jewish people in the civic, cultural, business, and spiritual life of the territory and state. Learn about scholars and scientists, business people, ranchers, farmers, community leaders, politicians, journalists and filmmakers, novelists and poets, artists and musicians, to broaden your understanding of Jewish participation throughout New Mexico’s complex history up to the present day. We invite you to join us on a fascinating and enriching journey.
Membership in the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society offers many benefits and opportunities:
- Receive our award-winning quarterly newsletter, Legacy;
- Enjoy the stimulating and sociable Fall Conference ;
- Attend lectures, films, presentations;
- Participate in genealogy workshops and networking;
- Explore the Society’s extensive archives, housed at the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives in Santa Fe;
- Join in the annual spring cleanup of historic Montefiore Cemetery in Las Vegas, New Mexico;
- Explore the student curriculum “Adventure, Adversity and Opportunity: Our Jewish Pioneer History in New Mexico;”
- Learn about New Mexico Jewish Pioneer families featured in a series of publications;
- Discover the fascinating stories and world of the crypto-Jews;
- Receive member discounts.
Or if you prefer, download a pdf of the 2018 NMJHS Membership Form.