Bibliography of

North American Jewish Community Books

District of Columbia


  1. Adas Israel Cemetery in Washington D.C. [microform] burials, 1870-1919, Suzan F. Wynne, project coordinator, Washington, D.C., 1991
  2. Burials in the old section of the Washington Hebrew Cemetery [microform], compiled by the Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington and the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington, 1990
  3. Capital collections: resources for Jewish genealogical research in the Washington, D.C. area edited by Sharlene Kranz, Vienna, VA, Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Washington, 1995
  4. Interment list, 1856-1911, Washington Hebrew Congregation, Washington, D.C. Microreproduction of original records at the American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, OH, filmed, 1977
  5. Jews in Greater Washington; a panoramic history of Washington Jewry for the years 1795-1960 Hillel Marans, Washington, DC, 1961
  6. The Assembly: a century in the life of the Adas Israel Hebrew Congregation of Washington, D. C Stanley Rabinowitz, Hoboken, NJ, Ktav Pub. House, 1993
  7. The Jewish community of Washington, D.C. during the Civil War Robert Shosteck, Reprinted from "American Jewish historical quarterly," vol. 56, no. 3 (March, 1967).
  8. The Jewish population of Greater Washington in 1956; report on an interview survey of size, social characteristics, residential mobility, community participation, and observance of some traditional Jewish practices Stanley K. Bigman, Washington, DC, Jewish Community Council of Greater Washington, 1957.
  9. The Jews of Washington, D. C.: a communal history anthology edited by David Altshuler, Washington, DC, Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington, 1985