Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Jews of Charleston

The roots of Charleston, South Carolina’s tightly knit Jewish community go back to the 17th century. Later generations of Jews arrived here from Europe in the 19th century, many of them from Poland. Today’s Charleston, home to about 6,000 Jews, offers a fascinating look at the history of Southern Jewry.

Click here to read the entire article from the Jewish Week.

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