JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Fw: galveston plan #general


Yehudh bn Shlmo
 

--- Joan Parker <joanparker@...> wrote:

What is the Galveston Immigration Plan?
The "Galveston Immigration Plan" lasted >from 1907-1914
and was devised by Jacob Schiff, an American Jewish
philanthropist. A very good article which describes
why they chose Galveston, is contained in:

"Jews and the American West" at:

www.jewishmag.com/84mag/usa7/usa7.htm

Yehudah ben Shlomo
U.S.A.

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