Pioneer Jewish Cemeteries and Landmarks In The West ~ A Lecture By Stephen Kinsey

Angels Camp, CA…The Commission for the Preservation of Pioneer Jewish Cemeteries and Landmarks in the West oversees seven historical cemeteries in northern California. These Jewish burial grounds were
established by immigrant settlers during the California Gold Rush.


Their mission includes the restoration and preservation of cemeteries and landmarks relating to the Jewish presence in the early settlements of the American west. They provide educational materials and research opportunities to inform the public of the contributions made by Jewish pioneers to the development of the state, the nation, and the world. Stephen Kinsey is Chairman and Executive Officer of the Commission.

Program will be held in the Museum’s Carriage House. Refreshments will be offered.
Cost: free for museum members, $10 non-members. Become a member and receive free entry to annual lectures series and unlimited free admission to the museum for one year. Sign up today!

Angels Camp Museum is the premier local history museum in Northern California. Located on a 3-acre site of the historic Angels Quartz Mine, the museum dedicates collections to inspire understanding of the gold country history of Angels Camp and the Mother Lode region. We create opportunities for learning, discovery and bring to life the extraordinary stories of our country’s past.

Angels Camp Museum
753 S. Main Street, Angels Camp, CA 95222