The Passport Question

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1913

This document briefly outlines events in the Jewish calendar year 5672 which are relevant to the issue of American Jews being harassed by the Russian government when traveling in Russia under American passports. These events include petitions and resolutions by individuals, private groups, journalists, religious groups (including Christian churches as well as Jewish groups) and government bodies protesting Russia's discrimination and calling on the Federal Government to abrogate the 1832 treaty with Russia due to Russia's maltreatment of Jewish Americans.

Topic: Political Behavior, Jewish-Christian Relations, Antisemitism, International Relations, Advocacy, Politics, Government

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 14

Page Number(s): 196-210

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Genre: Report

Coverage: Russia , United States

Language: English

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The Passport Question. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1913: 196-210.


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