Download PDF by Edward Zerin Ph.D.,Dr. Marc Dollinger: Jewish San Francisco (Images of America)

By Edward Zerin Ph.D.,Dr. Marc Dollinger

ISBN-10: 0738546836

ISBN-13: 9780738546834

ISBN-10: 1531628532

ISBN-13: 9781531628536

In San Francisco, the "instant urban" of the gold rush days, Jews have been pioneers between pioneers. a few got here as immigrants without delay from Europe, others as resettled adventurers from the East Coast, and nonetheless others as scions of southern Sephardic households. Out of this combined multitude emerged a group with synagogues and associations to take care of the needy and the ill, besides a dignified social cloth. New immigrants following the Russian pogroms of 1883 have been absorbed, and the ashen ruins from the 1906 earthquake have been rebuilt. The city's cultural treasures and social wishes have been enriched, and the city's Jews have been nurtured by means of civic commitments. modern 70,000 San Francisco Jews, status upon the shoulders of pioneering giants, proceed to construct and rebuild.

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