Jewish Life in America, c1654-1954

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Explore the history of Jewish communities in America from the arrival of the first Jews in the 17th century right through to the mid-20th century.

Additional Information

Contains full-color, full-text searchable digitized primary source materials on the history of Jewish communities in America from their first arrival in New York in 1654 to today. Includes access to the entirety of six major organisational collections and twenty-four collections of personal papers from the American Jewish Historical Society in New York. Themes covered include: Business, industry and enterprise; Civil rights and liberties; Culture, literature and the arts; Early Jewish experience; Everyday life: personal and family narratives; Immigration and settlement; Politics and the law; Reflections on the Jewish experience; Religion, tradition and community; War, conflict and persecution; and Welfare, health and education.

Coverage:
1654-1954 - Updates vary
Vendor:
Adam Matthew
Producer:
Adam Matthew
Interlibrary Loan:
Secure Electronic Transmission Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit:
Unlimited simultaneous users
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