TOC: The American Jewish Archives Journal LXXI, no. 2 (2019)

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The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives is pleased to announce that the newest issue of its semi-annual publication, The American Jewish Archives Journal LXXI, no. 2 (2019), is now available online,

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Ron Gomes Casseres, “’Tocante OGoverno Politico da Naçao Judaica Portugesa de Curaçao’: Leading and Ruling the Jews of Curaçao from 1651 to Today”

Lawrence S. Freund, “Abraham Lincoln and Levi Cohn: Jewish Attitudes in the North During the Civil War”

Monty Noam Penkower, “Judah Leib Magnes: The Last Year”

Book Reviews

Joyce Antler, Jewish Radical Feminism: Voices from the Women’s Liberation Movement (reviewed by Michal Raucher)

Mark K. Bauman, A New Vision of Southern Jewish History: Studies in Institution Building, Leadership, Interaction, and Mobility (reviewed by Stephen J. Whitfield)

Kirsten Fermaglich, A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: A History of Jewish Name Changing in America (reviewed by Jarrod Tanny)

Matthew Kaufman, Horace Kallen Confronts America: Jewish Identity, Science, and Secularism (reviewed by David Weinfeld)

David S. Koffman, The Jews’ Indian: Colonialism, Pluralism, and Belonging in America (reviewed by Josh Parshall)

David N. Myers, ed., The Eternal Dissident: Rabbi Leonard I. Beerman and the Radical Imperative to Think and Act (reviewed by David Saperstein)

Pamela S. Nadell, America’s Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today (reviewed by Sarah Imhoff)

Mel Scult, ed., Communings of the Spirit: The Journals of Mordecai M. Kaplan, Volume II 1934–1941 (reviewed by Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi)