Historical Jewish Press


This site contains a collection of Jewish newspapers published in various countries, languages, and time periods. We display digital versions of each paper, making it possible to view the papers in their original layout. Full-text search is also available for all content published over the course of each newspaper’s publication.  To the newspapers >>


New titles on JPRESS
Di Panorame לה לוז
Di Panorame Judea and Jerusalem


La Luz

A Yiddish language weekly published in Warsaw during 7 months between late 1937 and early 1938, covering manly popular culture matters, with plenty of illustrations and pictures.

"Judea and Jerusalem", was a newspaper published in 1877-1878 by Joel Moses Salomon, a prominent figure and activist in the second half of the 19th century in Eretz-Israel.

A Hebrew language journal published in Berlin between 1922-1924. Rimon (meaning: Pomegranate) was a unique phenomenon, and was dedicated to Jewish arts, from various fields.

A weekly in Judaeo-Spanish published in New York City in the years 1921-1922

This week in history

 Site Statistics

No. of Titles:   124
No. of Issues: 167,507
No. of Pages:  1,616,178
Date Range:    1783-2014

 Site News

  • 17.02.2016, Wednesday
    Additions to the Sentinel

    The Sentinel, a weekly paper for the Chicago Jewish community, now includes issues from 1950-1951. Issues from 1952-1977 will be added in the coming months.

  • 31.01.2016, Sunday
    20 Polish titles added

    In collaboration with the Polish National Library, 20 new titles have been added in the past 2 months. The titles may be found in the Jewish Press in Poland section, which will continue to expand this year.

  • 15.12.2015, Tuesday
    The addition of the paper פֿאָרװערטס to the website

    פֿאָרװערטס, one of the most important papers of the Jewish American community, has been added to the website, including over 100,000 pages.