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Yiddish-Theater - still image

Yiddish-Theater - still image

The American capital of Yiddish theater was New York City, where at times as many as fourteen theaters were filled simultaneously, not counting vaudeville and cabaret. This production at the People's Theatre advertised "Tickets 4 Weeks in Advance."

Photographer: John D. Woolf; Institution: American Jewish Historical Society

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