Jewish life in the American West : perspectives on migration, settlement, and community

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  • Creator edited by Ava F. Kahn
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Los Angeles : Autry Museum of Western Heritage in association with University of Washington Press, Seattle, [2002] ©2002
  • Physical Details
    • 143 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
  • ISBNs 9780295982755, 0295982756
  • OCLC ocm49584192

Notes

  • Published in conjunction with an exhibition organized by the Autry Museum of Western Heritage and held there from June 21-January 20, 2003.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-139) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction : Looking at America from the West to the East, 1850-1920s / Ava F. Kahn -- American West, New York Jewish / Hasia R. Diner -- To journey west : Jewish women and their pioneer stories / Ava F. Kahn -- The Jewish merchant and civic order in the urban west / William Toll -- From cooperative farming to urban leadership / Ellen Eisenberg
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