The 1901 Jewish Encyclopedia
Since the article see ARTISANS (2) was written, the preliminary results of an inquiry made during the years 1898-99 by the Jewish Colonization Association as to the occupations of the Jews of Russia have been published, giving the classes ofhandicrafts in which over half a million Russian Jews are engaged, as follows:
|Industries.||Employers.||Employers and Employees.|
Besides this some details have been given as to the occupations of Jewesses. It is impossible to state whether they are included in the above numbers or not.
|Occupations.||Employers.||Employers and Employees.|
- Nossig, Jüdische Statistik, pp. 178-179;
- Die Welt, Aug. 29, 1902.
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Singer, Isidore, Ph.D, Projector and Managing Editor. Entry for 'Handicrafts'. 1901 The Jewish Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tje/h/handicrafts.html. 1901.