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Kahn, Ava Fran

Overview
Works: 42 works in 62 publications in 1 language and 1,293 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Sources  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Interviewer, Contributor
Classifications: F596.3.J5, 973.04924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ava Fran Kahn
Jewish life in the American West : perspectives on migration, settlement, and community( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of Jewish life in the American West from the mid-nineteenth to the twentieth century, combining historical narrative with essays, photographs, mini-biographies, contemporary descriptions, diary entries, letters, maps, and more
Jews of the Pacific coast : reinventing community on America's edge by Ellen Eisenberg( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California Jews( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewish voices of the California gold rush : a documentary history, 1849-1880( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transnational traditions : new perspectives on American Jewish history by Ava Fran Kahn( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the extensive bonds that flourished among Jews around the world, linked through the United States, the most popular destination spot in the great age of migration. The book proves both the fluidity of national boundaries and the centrality of the United States in modern Jewish history
Birth of a community : Jews & the Gold Rush : a teacher's resource guide for grades 4-6, 7-9, 10-adult( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the history of Jewish pioneers to California during the Gold Rush, outlining their reasons for coming, and their way of life once they arrived. The history of early Jewish settlements in San Francisco and Sacramento, and in Gold Rush mining communities is explored
They came, they saw, they organized : the Association of Americans and Canadians in Israel by Ava Fran Kahn( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Sylvia Shapiro]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Gert and Ben Hattis]( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Birth of a community : Jews and the gold rush. A teacher's resource guide for grades 4-6, 7-9, 1-adult by Leslie Brenner( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Lee Levine]( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Practical visionary : Bessie Gotsfeld and American Mizrachi women, 1924-1948 by Ava Fran Kahn( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Harold C. Wilkenfeld]( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Meir and Dvora Schasberg]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Birth of a community Jews & the Gold Rush( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program relates the history of Jewish pioneers to California during the Gold Rush, outlining their reasons for coming, and their way of life once they arrived. The history of early Jewish settlements in San Francisco and Sacramento, and in Gold Rush mining communities is explored
[Mike Solouney]( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mr. Shachel : [interview] by Shachel( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Richard Bamberger]( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Chaiki Zinn]( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Bernard Resnikoff]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Jewish life in the American West : perspectives on migration, settlement, and community
Alternative Names
Kahn, Ava F.

Kahn, Ava Fran

Languages
English (39)

Covers
Jews of the Pacific coast : reinventing community on America's edgeCalifornia JewsJewish voices of the California gold rush : a documentary history, 1849-1880