Leo Finkelstein's autobiography of Jews in Asheville, 1982
 

Citation

“Leo Finkelstein's autobiography of Jews in Asheville, 1982,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 26, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/32759.


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Title

Leo Finkelstein's autobiography of Jews in Asheville, 1982

Description

Anecdotes about Leo's life growing up in Asheville during the first half of the 20th century. The Jewish Community was very united, and dedicated to observing the Sabbath and dietary laws, and keeping the High Holy Days. Leo enjoyed growing up in the small Jewish community in the mountains where he could have religious freedom, unlike his ancestors in the Old World.

Subject

Finkelstein, Leo, 1905-1998
Jews--Religious life--North Carolina--Asheville--History

Date

1982

Language

English
English

Type

image

Identifier

107_01_19_Finkelstein_AutobiographyOfJewsInAsheville_1982_M

Original Format

microfilm

Number of pages

16 pages

Format, digital

pdf

Scanned by

Allison Hill

Equipment

ScanPro 2000

Resolution

300

Scan date

2013-11-04

Collection

Leo Finkelstein Papers
AC.107

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