Jewish Palestine at the 1939 New York World’s Fair

At New York ‘s 1939 World’s Fair, Albert Einstein opened the Jewish Palestine Pavilion, presenting the idea of a Jewish Palestine to a wide American audience1. This invitation sent by The American Committee for Jewish Palestine Participation in the New York World’s Fair was found in the collection, but it is unknown to whom exactly the invitation was sent.

1 This information was taken from this text by New York University’s Professor Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

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