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Tutt Library Research Guides


HY283 Topics in History: Jews in America: Immigration & Genealogy

Immigration to America

1654 Society A website dedicated to America's founding Jewish Community.

The American Jewish Experience through the Nineteenth Century: Immigration and Acculturation A National Humanities Center online essay by Jonathan D. Sarna and Jonathan Golden of Brandeis University. Includes links to online resources.

Americans of Jewish Descent from Inquisition to Integration A resource for genealogical and historic information on Americans descended from Jews who arrived in the United States before 1865.

The Mass Jewish Migration Database Dr Gur Alroey (University of Haifa) created a database of Jewish Colonization Association applications of Russian Jewish emigrants between 1904 and 1914.

"The New Collosus"

Poem at the foot of the Statue of Liberty

Sonnet by Emma Lazarus (1849-1887)

~written & published when she was 16 years old~

Living History

Photo: Gail-Farber Image Collection on 'Clarinet Stories'


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