Browsing by Subject "New York City"

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  • Chiat, Marilyn; Gruber, Samuel; Gurock, Jeffrey; Michels, Tony; Moore, Deborah Dash; Prell, Riv-Ellen; Shandler, Jeffrey; Soyer, Daniel (Museum at Eldridge Street, 2009-01-08)
    Articles about the Lower East Side of New York City from leading Jewish history and preservation scholars, who participated in the Museum at Eldridge Street’s “Academic Angles” lecture series and walking tours. Click on ...
  • Sampson, EJ (Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries - The Social Welfare History Project, 2012)
    An article discussing the Educational Alliance, a settlement house established by German Jews in the Lower East Side of New York City. Includes references. Click on the link above to access the article.
  • Woods, Robert A., Ed.; Kennedy, Albert J., Ed. (Press of Wm. F. Fell Co., 1911)
    Book detailing settlement houses in each state of the United States. See especially pages 191-197 for descriptions of the establishment and activities of settlement houses in the Lower East Side of New York City serving ...
  • Library of Congress (Library of Congress, 2017)
    A brief discussion of the Lower East Side created by the Library of Congress as a resource for teachers. Note that the year 2017 in the item record reflects the year that the website was accessed. No date was provided in ...
  • Edison, Thomas A. (Library of Congress, 1903-05-20)
    A movie. "The view, photographed from an elevated camera position, looks down on a very crowded New York City street market. Rows of pushcarts and street vendors' vehicles can be seen. The precise location is difficult to ...
  • Lederman, Sarah Henry (Jewish Women's Archive, 2009-03-20)
    An article on the contributions of Jewish women to the establishment of settlement houses in the United States. Describes the role of settlement houses in educating and organizing the immigrant residents of poor urban ...



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