Record of Events in 5681

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1922

In this thorough Year in Review, relevant events to worldwide Jewry from 1 June 1920 to 31 May 1921 are discussed in great detail. The Review is split into two major sections, the first dealing with general events of interest, Jewish Communal life (with discussions about anniversaries, activities of Organizations, and philanthropic activities, etc.), communal honors, appointments, and elections and necrology in the United States. Furthermore, the second section deals with foreign countries, which include but are not limited to, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Egypt, India, the Union of South Africa, Czecho-Slovakia, France and its dependencies, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Palestine, Roumania, Russia (which includes Soviet Russia, Latvia, Esthonia, and Lithuania), and The Ukraine, among other countries discussed. Besides for the second section's discussion of the United Kingdom and Poland, the analysis on a country-by-country basis generally includes only a section on Jewish 'General Events' within each country and a section on Necrology. Though, in the case of the United Kingdom, the report also includes sections on Palestine affairs, Jewish communal life, activities respecting palestine, etc., and in the section on Poland, the report also includes sections on The Government and the Jews, the Russo-Polish War, Polish-Jewish conferences, educational institutions, the suppression of Jewish Press and Organizations, and anti-Jewish agitation and attacks, among other topics.

Topic: Philanthropy and Fundraising, Development, Former Soviet Union (FSU), Antisemitism, War, Fundraising and Philanthropy, Jewish Organizations, Community Building, Communal Organization

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 23

Page Number(s): 112-213

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Australia , Canada , Czechoslovakia , Egypt , France , Germany , Hungary , India , Italy , New Zealand , Palestine , Romania , Russia , South Africa , Ukraine , United Kingdom , United States

Language: English

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Record of Events in 5681. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1922: 112-213.


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