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Jewish mass settlement in the United States

YIVO Archives.

Jewish mass settlement in the United States

documents and pictures from the Yivo Archives on Eastern European Jewish immigration in the past hundred years.

by YIVO Archives.

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Europe, Eastern
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Exhibitions.,
    • Jews -- Migrations -- Exhibitions.,
    • Jews -- Europe, Eastern -- Exhibitions.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title in Hebrew.

      StatementCatalogue of an exhibition on the occasion of the Fortieth Anniversary Conference of Yivo, April 30-May 5, 1966. Arranged by Zosa Szajkowski.
      ContributionsSzajkowski, Zosa, 1911-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 Y55 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination25 l.
      Number of Pages25
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5232685M
      LC Control Number75302928

      Anti-Jewish violence became endemic, with Jewish settlement guards—who were seen as symbols of the Zionist enterprise—regularly dying at the hands of Arab ambushers between and In April , the British consul in Jerusalem reported, “The assaults upon Jews in the outlying districts are increasingly frequent.”. 4 Jewish settlement in the relatively rural areas of Massachusetts had similar origins. In the 19th century, Worcester, Springfield, Pittsfield and Lowell all had early “Jewish pioneers” who were either peddlers or workers attracted to jobs in manufacturing and industry.

      The general statistics of Jewish Agricultural Colonies in Connecticut may be summarized as follows: In April, , 2, acres of farm land were owned by 19 Hebrew immigrant families (compare "American Jewish Year Book," , pp. and ). These . Today, Jews comprise about 4 percent of Massachusetts’ population, exceeded only by New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C. Somewhere between , and , Jews live in Greater Boston, the seventh most Jewish metropolis in the United States. The National Yiddish Book Center is located in Amherst, Mass., and the Jewish Women’s.

      statistical summaey by states (jewish organizations in the united states), , pp. the jewish population of maeyland, , pp. a list of jewish periodicals in the united states, , pp. ; and in subsequent issues. preliminary list of jewish soldiers and sailobs who served in the spanish-ameeican wae, , pp. On this day in , over 1, people gathered at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York to hear Boston writer Mary Antin. She had come to make a plea for more aid to support Jewish immigrant girls arriving alone in the United States. Antin had recently published The Promised Land, a .


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With extensive information about the Jewish life prior to the move to the United States and insight to the integration once they arrived. The best thing for you to do is to attend a temple on a Jewish holy day and find out for yourself.

BTW, their service isn't called a mass. That's only for Catholics. Their services are usually on Friday nights, or sometimes on Saturdays. Call a temple and ask a rabbi if it's permissible for you to attend. I'm sure you would be welcomed.