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Title
Daniel Goldberg, Oral History
Creator
Schwartz, Tess
Contributor
Goldberg, Daniel
Date Created and/or Issued
1977-06-28
1977-10-17
1977-10-21
1977-11-14
1978-02-17
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Collection
California Revealed from The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Rights Information
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Description
San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 was an oral history project conducted from 1976 to 1978 by the Western Jewish History Center and the American Jewish Congress. Its goal was to provide information about the experiences of Eastern European Jewish immigrants to the U.S. and about their interaction with other groups in the context of the times. The project emphasized the south of Market Street district in San Francisco, where many of the immigrants first settled, and the city's Fillmore-McAllister and San Bruno Avenue districts, where many immigrants from Eastern Europe moved after the destruction of their homes and institutions following the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire. Among the themes explored were: religious, social, and cultural values; women's roles; the impact of the immigrants on existing institutions and the formation of new organizations that were created to meet the immigrants' new needs; labor history; and political ideologies.
Type
sound
Format
Dub
Audio cassette
Extent
5 Tapes of 5
Identifier
cbm_000065_t1; cbm_000065_t2; cbm_000065_t3; cbm_000065_t4; cbm_000065_t5
Language
English
Relation
Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project
http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=156704
Provenance
Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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