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The Removal Work, Including Galveston: Presentation and Discussion

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Publication Date: May 1910

Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America; Kohn & Pollock Inc.

Author(s): Epfraim Frisch; Jonas Weil; David M. Bressler

Series: Conference of Jewish Charities in the United States, 6

Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive

Topic: Culture and religion (Religion and religious groups)
Population and demographics (Immigrants and aliens)

Keywords: Immigration; Employment; Communal Organization

Type: Other

Coverage: United States


The author discusses the desirability of distributing newly arrived Jewish immigrants, lately mostly Russian, around the country, outlines the work of the Removal Office and the Galveston Movement towards this end, including both their successes and challenges. Delegates respond in the discussion that follows, offering critiques and suggests relating to the distribution and assimilation of immigrants.