Books

TJHS has supported publication of and publicized the following books:

Lone Stars of David: The Jews of Texas

Compiled and edited by Hollace Ava Weiner and Kenneth D. Roseman

Deep in the Heart: Lives and Legends of Texas Jews

By Ruthe Winegarten and Cathy Schechter

Jewish Stars over Texas

Created by the Students of Beth Yeshurun Day School

The 4th grade students from Beth Yeshurun Day School in Houston created a traveling museum display entitled Jewish Stars Over Texas, published as a book in 2016. Each student researched and wrote a paper about a Jewish person who has made a contribution to Texas and drew a portrait of that person. This project was underwritten by a grant from the Texas Jewish Historical Society. 

Films and Video

TJHS has supported and publicized the following films and videos:

West of Hester Street

A film by Allen Mondell and Cynthia Salzman Mondell

A story about the Galveston Jewish immigration movement.

This Is Our Home, It is Not For Sale

A documentary film by Jon Schwartz

At Home on the Range: Jewish Life in Texas

Directed by Brian Cohen

The documentary was shown on PBS.