09
November
2016
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02:00 PM
America/Denver

The Early Jewish People of Oregon

http://knowlescollection.blogspot.com/2016/10/the-early-jewish-people-of-oregon.html

Summary

The very first Jews to arrive in the Oregon Territory, Jacob Goldsmith and Lewis May, arrived in 1849, 10 years before Oregon became a state. Both men were German born Ashkenazic Jews who being merchants opened a general Store in the city of Portland.