Explore 100 years of Jewish history by taking a trip through the archives of JTA, the global Jewish news service. Since its founding in the wake of World War I, JTA has been the eyes and ears of the Jewish people, and its reporters have provided daily dispatches from wherever Jews have lived and however they have made news.

You can search the archives by keywords, or see below for articles chosen according to major topics in Jewish history, including the Holocaust, Israel, Jewish women and sports.

Whether you are a researcher looking for contemporary sources or a reader curious about what happened the day you were born, JTA is the first draft of a Jewish story that is still unfolding.

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