Photo exhibit: Jewish Treasures of the Caribbean

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Jewish Treasures of the Caribbean

Documenting the Oldest Jewish Sites of the Western Hemisphere

March 26 – April 4, 2015

Reuben & Helene Dennis Museum

Beth Tzedec Congregation

1700 Bathurst Street

Toronto ON M5P 3K3

Canada

http://www.beth-tzedec.org/page/museum

A post by Peter Jordens.

In this travelling exhibition, photographer Wyatt Gallery captures the little-known history of the Sephardic Jews of the Caribbean, dating back to the early 1600s, as seen through the remaining historic sites in Barbados, Curacao, Jamaica, Nevis, St. Croix, St. Thomas, St. Eustatius and Suriname.

For more information, visit http://www.beth-tzedec.org/page/beth-tzedec-calendar/a/display/s/1/hc/1/hm/1/item/jewish-treasures-of-the-caribbean-17 or contact Dorion Liebgott at 416-781-3514 ext. 232 or dliebgott@beth-tzedec.org.

For more about Wyatt Gallery, visit his website http://www.wyattgallery.com and ‘Jewish Treasures of the Caribbean’ page http://www.wyattgallery.com/PROJECTS/Jewish-Treasures-of-The-Caribbean.

Also see our previous posts Photographic Exhibition: Jewish Treasures of the Caribbean and Photography: Wyatt Gallery Captures Jewish History in Nevis.

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