Perlman, Robert. From Shtetl to Milltown: Litvaks, Hungarians, and Galizianers in Western Pennsylvania, 1875-1925. Pittsburgh: Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania,, 2001.

Contrasting turn-of-the-century Jewish life in Poland, Russia, Hungary, and Galicia and the new world of industrial western Pennsylvania, this study also contains useful insights into Jewish immigrant traditions and customs, and the experience of adjusting to industrial America.

Referenced in:
The Peopling of Pennsylvania: The Creation of a Multicultural Society

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