Articles

Learn about Jewish immigrants’ encounter with America and ways they practiced and preserved their religious traditions. Read articles from Jewish history scholars who participated in the Museum at Eldridge Street’s “Academic Angles” lecture series and walking tours.

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Migrations

Practice

Encounters

Preservation

Support
The Museum at Eldridge Street’s Academic Angles educational series was supported by the Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, Inc., Alan B. Slifka Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities, New York Council for the Humanities, and the Charles and Mildred Schnurmacher Foundation. Any views, findings, conclusions and recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the other funders.