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About JDoC Florida

This sub-collection of the Jewish Diaspora Collection (JDoC) provides access to important Judaic materials from Florida as well as those pertaining to Florida Jewish history. Included here are personal archives, such as the Benjamin Safer Collection, relating to the first rabbi of Jacksonville; historical materials like the Jewish Jacksonville Collection, which comprises manuscripts, ephemera and published works from Jacksonville, Florida, and Florida artist, David Crown’s “In My Lifetime” Holocaust print collection; as well as important publications and periodicals, such as the complete set of the Jewish Floridian from 1928-1990.