Events in 5675

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1916

This report surveys happenings in the Jewish world during the Jewish calendar year 5675. Among the many topics covered are: immigration legislation in America; religion-state issues in America relating to the Bible in public schools, and "Sunday laws"; Jewish communal and organizational happenings in America; the deaths of prominent Jews; Jewish honors, declarations, promotions and elections around the world; the effects of "the European War" (later to be called "The Great War," and later still "World War I") on Jewish communities in Europe; and antisemitic acts in Russia and Poland; and Zionist activities in Palestine and elsewhere.

Topic: Political Behavior, History, Antisemitism, International Relations, Immigration, Religion and State, Death and Mourning, War, Jewish Organizations, Politics, Zionism

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 17

Page Number(s): 199-223

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Genre: Article

Coverage: World

Language: English

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Events in 5675. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1916: 199-223.


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