Guide to the Records of Sepharad 1992 1990-1992


Guide to the Records of Sepharad 1992 1990-1992

This collection documents the events surrounding Sepharad ’92, an event and an international Jewish committee to commemorate the five-hundredth anniversary of the Jewish expulsionfrom Spain as part of the Spanish Inquisition. The committee, headquartered in New York City, developed programs that sought to educate the public through a variety of approaches about the expulsion and the relocation of Spain’s Jewish population throughout the world. Such programs includededucational curriculum, exhibitions, interfaith gatherings, concerts, and conferences.

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