Chapter 2 – Atlantic World of Colonial Jewry
This chapter names the jew a lot. We learn about all the Jewish families behind the various mercantile trading networks, including slavery.
In this edition of Reading With Jett, we cover the activity of the Jews after arriving in colonial North America.
Jews Come To New Amsterdam
Stuyvesant Complains to Officials about Jews
Jewish Method for Getting Rights
Jews in the slave trade
Jews in the white slave trade (indentured servants)
Jews flee cities during outbreaks of war
Jewish Trading Network
Jews Marry Other Jews Across the world to strengthen commercial ties