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Hilfsverein der deutschen Juden
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Jewish aid organization founded in 1901 in Berlin. The initial activities of the Hilfsverein der Deutschen Juden (Relief Organization of German Jews) included building a school system in the Near East, improving the situation of the Jews in Eastern Europe through material assistance supplemented by political intervention, and eventually organizing their emigration. The Hilfsverein achieved …

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Reinke, Andreas, “Hilfsverein der deutschen Juden”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017.. Consulted online on 25 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0312>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20191110



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