Ashley Dawn


Alex Makabeh

Undergraduate Research Apprentice (2013-2014)

Alex Makabeh, UC Berkeley Environmental Science and Pre-Medical major, worked on documenting a collection of over 150 artifacts from Iran.

Erin Faigin

Undergraduate Research Apprentice (2013-2014)

Erin Fagin, UC Berkeley History major, applied her knowledge of Yiddish to help catalog circa 100 previously uncatalogued Yiddish books and journals printed in California during the

Christine Liu

Undergraduate Research Apprentice (2012-2014)

Christine Liu, double major in History and Economics at UC Berkeley, worked on small archival collections, which document a wide variety of topics, ranging from art collecting

Anna Bella Korbatov

Undergraduate Research Apprentice (2013-2014)

Anna Bella Korbatov, UC Berkeley class of 2015, studies Political Science.

Zoe Lewin

Undergraduate Research Apprentice (2012-2014)

Zoe Lewin, Art History and Rhetoric major at UC Berkeley, researched a collection of nearly 500 postcards and contributed to developing an inventory of these materials, which includes accession inf

Liora Alban

Undergraduate Research Apprentice (2012-2014)

Liora Alban has been involved in archival work at The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life since 2012.

Arielle Tonkin

Programs Coordinator (2013-2015)
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Arielle Tonkin is an artist and an educator. She holds a combined B.A.

A Crown for a King. Studies in Jewish Art, History and Archaeology in Memory of Stephen S. Kayser


Core Fields
Shalom Sabar
Steven Fine
William M. Kramer
Place of Publication: 
Berkeley-Jerusalem-New York
Judah L. Magnes Museum and Gefen Publishing House
Publication Date: 

Jamie Henderson

Events Coordinator

Jamie Henderson will receive her MA/MBA in Museum Studies from John F. Kennedy University Summer 2014.