Jewish Immigration to America


Project Team: Roberta Newman, Olivia Reid, Stefanie Halpern

Researcher: Olivia Reid

Omeka Developer: Jamie Katz

Omeka Designer: Tory Moore, Electrodiva, Inc.

Additional Interface Work: Alix Brandwein

Special thanks to Gunnar Berg and Vital Zajka

"Doors Slam Shut" is based on the YIVO exhibition curated by Edward Portnoy, "The Door Slams Shut: Jews and Immigration in the Face of American Reaction," January 10, 2019–Spring 2019

This website was part of Carnegie Hall’s Migrations: The Making of America festival.