"Plunge 4," A Pogrom circa 1880

A particularly vicious wave of anti-Semitism swept Eastern Europe in the 1880s. Organized Russian massacres of Jews called pogroms sparked mass Jewish flight to America.
Courtesy of YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.

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Jewish Women's Archive. ""Plunge 4," A Pogrom circa 1880." (Viewed on August 24, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/plunge-4-photo-of-pogrom>.

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