Destroyed books in a library at Beth Israel Congregation.
Learn more about the Jewish experience of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita at JWA's Katrina's Jewish Voices.
The Jewish Women’s Archive organized Katrina’s Jewish Voices in collaboration with the Center for History and New Media. Through the contributions of individuals and organizations nationwide, the project is creating a virtual archive of stories, images, and reflections about the New Orleans and Gulf Coast Jewish communities before and after Hurricane Katrina.
Read more about Katrina’s Jewish Voices.