Examines the role of Jewish women immigrants in the garment industry in early twentieth-century America.aquot;Synopsis of the Census of Jews in the 7th- 1 oth aamp; 1 3 th Wards in the City of New York Taken in August, 1 890, aquot; Baron de Hirsch Fund Papers, Box 1 6, AJHS. See also Isaac M. Rubinowa#39;s figures for Jewish occupations in New York, in Bernheimer, Russian jew in the United States, p. i n. ... of people in commercial occupations, it is still clear that the vast majority of Jewish household heads did manualanbsp;...
|Title||:||Daughters of the Shtetl|
|Author||:||Susan A. Glenn|
|Publisher||:||Cornell University Press - 1991|