|HOMESTEAD: Alleghany County|
Homestead is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA, in the Monongahela River valley 7 miles (11 km) southeast of downtown Pittsburgh. Jewish population in 1919 was 650. Source: "Directory of Jewish Local Organizations in the United States" pp. 330-583 in American Jewish Year Book 5680 September 25, 1919 to Sept. 12, 1920; Volume 21, edited by Harry Schneiderman for the American Jewish Committee and submitted by Alan Hirschfeld.
Story with video and pictures. "Former New York tech administrator finds passion in uncovering Homestead's Jewish history" [May 2015]
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