Most of our historical documents are textual or photographic. One in a while, we get to tell our stories in video.

The 2014¬†Jewish Historical Society of Southern Alberta AGM program presented the history of Calgary’s Chevra Kadisha (burial society). As the oldest Jewish institution in Calgary, it has a rich and important story, which, due to its private nature, is rarely told.

To play the video, click on the image below.