New York; Bureau Of Jewish Education, [1930s?]. Pamphlet. Item #35740
Original Wraps. 4to. 15,  pages. 27 cm. First edition. No date, but 1920s-1930s. Serves as a brochure and introduction to the mission of the Jewish Home Institute, to 'direct mothers to train themselves' 'to educate Jewish children in the home, through the mother'. Argues that Jewish children in public schools not receving a Jewish education “are in danger of being lost to us” (pg. 8) . Calls for attendance at the courses of the Jewish Home Institute, in order to simultaneously learn and bring these lessons home to teach the children. Contains material on the Festivals, as this is part of the first course offered. Attractively printed. Subjects: Jewish religious education - Home training. Jewish families - Religious life. Jewish families - United States. Jewish women - United States. OCLC lists 3 copies (JTSA, Harvard, HUC) . Light wear to wraps, overall very clean and fresh. Very good condition. (WOMEN-1-29).