Jewish Agricultural and Industrial Aid Society, New York


Publication Date: May 1902

Publisher: C.J. Krehbiel & Co.; Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): William Kahn

Research Area: Culture and religion; Labor

Keywords: Poverty; Employment; Communal Organization

Type: Report

Coverage: United States New York


The two year old Society, funded by the Baroness de Hirsch administration and the Jewish Colonization Association of Paris, aims to remove Jews from crowded city ghettos and assist them in establishing their career in smaller cities and country towns or in becoming farmers in the country. The author explains the structure and methods of the Society.