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Title: Jews and Transport
Category: Miscellaneous
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(A brief survey of the involvement of individual Jews in the history of transport.)

The notion of ‘Jews and Transport’, may, on first reflection, invoke a particularly barren set of conno...

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Title: Jews and the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Category: Miscellaneous
Description: In September 2004, a substantial contribution to Anglo-Jewish biographical compilation was made by the publication of the new Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (“Oxford DNB”), which has full...
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Title: Jews and the British Broadcasting Corporation (1922-1953)
Category: Miscellaneous
Description: The British Broadcasting Company was formed in October 1922, and incorporated on 1 January 1927. The most casual listener or viewer will have been apprised of the contribution made in recent decades b...
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Title: Jewish learning in medieval Oxford - the dynasty of Moses of Oxford.
Category: Oxford
Description: While Jews were entirely excluded from membership of the University in the Middle Ages, the Oxford Jewry was noted for its considerable Jewish learning and scholarship.
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Title: HENRY RUSSELL AND LIFE ON THE OCEAN WAVE AT SHEERNESS
Category: Sheerness & Blue Town
Description: Henry Russell (1812-1900) was born in the Jewish community in Sheerness and was a prolific and talented song-music writer, of a claimed eight hundred melodies. He was also a successfull singer and pia...
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Title: Henry Hart, Philanthropist and Three Times Mayor of Canterbury
Category: Canterbury
Description: Henry Hart (1833-1921) was an archetypal Jewish success story of the 19th century and embodied all of the virtues that were admired in Victorian public figures. He was a philanthropist and public ser...
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