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19 th century stories
The first Jews of Dorsten
Dorsten 1820: "Violence in
the synagogue itself"
Eisendrath Family in Dorsten
The family name
Julia Eisendrath - portrait of
a Jewish Mama
Eulogy at the grave of
Julia Eisendrath
Jewish real property in Dorsten
Nathan Eisendrath emigrates
David Samson Eisendrath
Establishing in the USA
Migration of Jews from Europe
to North America
20 th century stories
Simeon B. Eisendrath, architect
Nathan Wolff and the Eisendrath family
Strouss, Eisendrath & Company
Visits to Europe since the 1920s
1933: A Protest Letter to
President Hindenburg (1933)
The Letter in full text
The Eisendrath branch in Zaandam/Netherlands
The last jewish place in Dorsten
Rabbi Maurice Eisendrath
Charles R. Eisendrath: An
identity and family history that
are inextricably linked (1999)
21 st century stories
Adam Eisendrath: The German Heritage Quest - February 2000
Dorsten contacts and
visits 2001-2007
Family Reunion 2010
The journey of two prayer books
Who and why?
The Dorsten research group
and the Jewish Museum
of Westphalia
* The signature in the header above
is that of Samson Nathan Eisendrath
(from the year 1840)
Links & Literature

A German-Polish-Netherlandish Website on Jews outside the Metropoles

Some “Eisendrath stories” in German, Polish and Netherlandish

Website of the Jewish Museum of Westphalia

German Emigration Center Bremerhaven

Chicago Jewish History

Ruth Minna Eisendrath: The Effect of an Urban Environment upon a Large Family Group, Chicago 1931

Wolf Stegemann/Johanna Eichmann (eds): Juden in Dorsten und in der Herrlichkeit Lembeck, Dorsten 1989

Edith and Julius Hirsch: Jüdische Einwanderung in die Vereinigten Staaten. Berufliche Eingliederung und wirtschaftliche Leistung der deutsch-jüdischen Einwanderung in die Vereinigten Staaten 1935 - 1960 (first published in 1961), http://www.trend.infopartisan.net/trd0403/t060403.html

Tobias Brinkmann: Von der Gemeinde zur "Community" – Jüdische Einwanderer in Chicago 1840-1900 (Studien zur Historischen Migrationsforschung, Volume 10), Osnabrück 2002

Wolfgang Helbich and Walter D. Kamphoefner (eds.): German-American Immigration and Ethnicity in Comparative Perspective. Madison: Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies, 2004


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