The Roumanian Jews in America

By D.M. Hermalin

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1902

The author outlines the history of Romanian Jews in America, beginning with the initial stages of significant immigration to the USA in the middle of the 19th Century. He describes patterns of settlement, establishment of Romanian Jewish arts, cultural and religious practices, Romanian Jewish congregations, organizations, and businesses, and participation in American political and civil life, including the Romanian American Republican Club. Romanian Jewry is compared to other American Jewish populations in terms of various economic, social and demographic characteristics.

Topic: Socioeconomic Status, Political Behavior, History, Culture, Immigration, Demography, Voting Patterns, Religion, Politics

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 3

Page Number(s): 88-103

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Romania , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Hermalin, D.M.. The Roumanian Jews in America. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1902: 88-103. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=5445


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