Jews of Des Moines the first century by Rosenthal, Frank.

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Published by Jewish Welfare Federation in Des Moines .

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Statementby Frank Rosenthal. Introd. by William D. Houlette.
LC ClassificationsF629.D4 R6
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6220071M
LC Control Number57004680

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It is a poetic name for the Jewish people, often used in. Many of the Russian Jews who arrived in western Iowa in the early 20th century came through Galveston. Where the Jewish population of Des Moines was only inbyit was 3, with many immigrants sponsored by HIAS.

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