Monthly Archives: January 2006

Widely Scattered, Closely Linked: The Daily Life of Central European Jewry, 1600 to 1948

This exhibit looks at the daily life of Jews across the expanse of Central Europe, from Alsace-Lorraine in the West to the mountains of the Bukovina in the East. There were regional borders to cross and taxes to pay; there were geographical variations in recreational activities, in apprenticeship options, and in community activities.