The Jews of the West: The Metropolitan Years.

Waltham, MA & Berkeley, CA: American Jewish Historical Society for the Western Jewish Historical Center of the Judah L. Magnes Memorial Museum, 1979. First Edition. Softbound. Small octavo, paper covers, 157 pp., b/w photos, tables, index. Very Good. Item #14143

Introduction by Moses Rischin. Articles are "Jewish Merchants in San Francisco: Social Mobility on the Urban Frontier," Peter Decker, "Progress and Prosperity: Jewish Social Mobility in Los angeles in the Booming Eighties," Mitchell Gelfand, "The Industrial Removal Office, The Galveston Project, and the Denver Jewish Community," John Livingston, "Mobility, Fraternalism and Jewish Cultural Change: Portland, 1910-1930," William Toll, "Jewish and Non-Partisan Republicanism in San Francisco, 1911-1963," David Dalin, "Politics and Popular Culture: Hollywood at Bay, 1933-1953."

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