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Take a tour from home!

Aaron Levi our wonderful guide with Gate City Tours, LLC was able to go out to Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill solo and record some videos of the area complete with commentary.

Join us for a virtual tour of The Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill above.

Thanks to our partners for the original tour The Patch Works Art & History Center, Atlanta Preservation Center, and Emerald City Bagels .


Founded in 1916, the Atlanta Chapter of Hadassah has committed itself to educating, engaging, and empowering its members and the community. While membership in the National Council of Jewish Women was mostly comprised of German Jews who belonged to the Temple, membership in Hadassah was mostly comprised of eastern European Jews who belonged to Ahavath Achim. The Atlanta Chapter of Hadassah recently celebrated its 100th anniversary and currently has over 3,500 members.

Sewing circle for Russian war relief established by the Atlanta Chapter of Hadassah, c. 1940.

Visit our archives for more artifacts and stories: http://ow.ly/sHGZ50yNZ7K

The Breman continues to celebrate Women's History Month by highlighting spectacular women from our Archives.

Born in Columbus, Georgia, Rhoda Kaufman moved to Atlanta after graduating from Vanderbilt University. She quickly became active in progressive social action initiatives working for the Associated Charities of Atlanta, Georgia Board of Public Welfare, Atlanta Family Welfare Society, and the Social Planning Council of Atlanta. In 1930, she accepted the invitation of President Hoover to participate in the Conference of Social Work, which examined social welfare conditions in the United States.

Rhoda Kaufman (left) with her sister Bernice (right), c. 1910.


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    The Merchant Project

    What can a play from 16th-century England tell us about how antisemitism and other prejudicial beliefs operate in our world today?

  • February 12th, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Bagels & Books at The Breman Featuring Janice Rothschild

    Join us for Bagels & Books at The Breman with author and citizen extraordinaire, Janice Rothschild Blumberg as she is interviewed by her son, Bill Rothschild. The topic of discussion will be Janice's recent book What's Next? Southern Dreams, Jewish Deeds and the Challenge of Looking Back while Moving Forward

  • February 26th, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Bearing Witness - Unforgettable Stories from the Holocaust (Robert Ratonyi)

    Free Admission to the Museum and a Public Holocaust Speaker and Tour at The Breman Museum.

  • March 12th, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Joe Alterman and Houston Person Together Again

    Reuniting for a concert titled “Joe Alterman & Houston Person: Together Again” at the Breman Museum on March 12, pianist Alterman and saxophonist Person will dig into standards of the Great American Songbook.

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