Newspapers

 

The Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center has various newspapers within its collections. 

Jewish Times

The Jewish Times (alternate titles: Boston Jewish Times and The Jewish Weekly Times) was a weekly newspaper that ran from 1945 to 2001. The JHC has issues between 1945 and 1992, which have been fully digitized and are searchable. Click here to search The Jewish Times (no registration required).

Jewish Weekly News

The Jewish Weekly News was a weekly newspaper serving the Jewish community of Western Massachusetts, published from 1945 to 1997. The JHC has bound volumes of issues of its entire run. Please email us if you would like to make an appointment to see these volumes.***We are currently looking for donors to help us digitize and make accessible these volumes.***

Jewish Journal

The Jewish Journal is a weekly newspaper serving the Jewish community of Massachusetts' North Shore that began in the 1950s and is still published today. The JHC has bound volumes of issues between 1950 and 2011. Please email us if you would like to make an appointment to see these volumes.

Jewish Advocate

The Jewish Advocate (formerly known as The Jewish Home Journal and The Boston Advocate) is a weekly newspaper serving the Greater Boston and New England area that began in 1902 and is still published today. Is it the oldest continuously-circulated English-language Jewish newspaper in the United States and was founded by famed journalist and Zionist leader Theodor Herzl.The JHC provides in-house database access to issues of the Jewish Advocate from 1905 to present, as well as microfilms of issues from 1905 to 1999. Please email us if you would like to make an appointment to access the databases or view the microfilm.

Boston Jewish Chronicle

The Boston Jewish Chronicle (also known as the Jewish Chronicle) was a weekly newspaper that ran circa 1890 to 1893 and served the Greater Boston Jewish community. The JHC has microfilms of issues from 1891 to 1893. Please email us if you would like to make an appointment to view the microfilm.

Idisher Fihrer Boston

Idisher Fihrer Boston (also known as The Jewish LeaderThe Daily Jewish Leader, and אידישער פיהרער) was a newspaper in Yiddish serving the Boston Jewish community. It was published between circa 1913 to 1926. The JHC has microfilms of issues between 1913-1916 and 1925-1926. Please email us if you would like to make an appointment to view the microfilm.