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Preserving the memory of Jewish-owned family groceries throughout the Washington D.C. area.

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Read the Essay

Discover the social history of Jewish-owned grocery stores in the nation’s capital

Explore the Database

Browse and search our photographs and list of hundreds of Jewish-owned grocery stores in the Washington, D.C. area

Watch Video

View Half a Day on Sunday, a video featuring interviews and historic photographs

For Kids

Explore mom-and-pop stores and the experience of a 19th-century grocery store