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Australian Newspaper Cuttings of Jewish Interest

A series of articles One Hundred Years Ago has been published in recent Melbourne edited issues of the Australian Jewish Historical Society Journal, based on cuttings from early Australian Jewish Newspapers, with commentary by Lorraine Freeman. The two cuttings displayed here are from a collection compiled by the author's late father.

Cutting 1: "The Jewish Race"SMH 2/11/1917
Below is an image of a newspaper article with the striking title, "The Future of the Jewish Race", from the Sydney Morning Herald, November 2, 1917. It is an edited interview with a British politician,and deals with the future of "Palestine", and of the Jews of Russia following the fall of the Tsar.




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