New Information on Solomon Nunes Carvalho

Since the closing of By Dawn’s Early Light , curator Dale Rosengarten has discovered new findings about the paintings of Carvalho. Click here to read her document 'Crediting Carvalho.'

Video Walk-Through of “By Dawn’s Early Light”

Click here for a walk-through of By Dawn’s Early Light by exhibit curators Adam Mendelsohn and Dale Rosengarten, past director and current director, respectively, of the Center for Southern Jewish Culture.


The First Jewish Americans Exhibit Opens in New York October 27

The First Jewish Americans: Freedom and Culture in the New World opens at the New York Historical Society in Manhattan on Thursday, October 27. Former

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By Dawn’s Early Light, Princeton, February 13 – June 12, 2016

For Jews, a tiny minority in the early Republic, freedom was both liberating and confounding. As individuals they were free to participate in the new

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Synagogues of the South

In 2016, the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture is developing a new online exhibition titled “Synagogues of the South”, curated by Dr. Samuel D.

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Mapping Jewish Charleston

Mapping Jewish Charleston will explore the Jewish presence in the city at significant moments in each century. The exhibit will pinpoint historical sites, introduce topical

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