In 1887, the Mexican President announced that Mexico would accept 5,000 Russian Jews into the country if they were willing to settle on uncultivated land owned by the government.
The world's most famous magician, whose real name was Erich Weisz, was the son of a rabbi.
Immigrant Jews delved into sports to prove their mettle as Americans.
Public health activist and champion of minority rights.
Challenges and triumphs since 23 Jews landed in New Amsterdam in 1654.
Tensions and schism's in one of America's first large Jewish communities
A renewed influx of Sephardic immigrants around the turn of the 20th century.
A Bavarian influx changed the face of American Jewry.
A brief history of the place where so many Jewish immigrants entered the U.S.
How the Jews changed America and America changed the Jews.