British Paramount Newsreel (Reuters) -- American Jewish Congress elections
- Event Date
- June 25,26,27, 1934
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of British Pathé
Posters for the American Jewish Congress Elections on June 25,26,27 - "Register in Defense of Jewish Rights!" "Vote for Justice and Equality to Jews". People queue outdoors and place ballots in boxes "Vote Here". INTs, synagogue, group of people reviewing ballots at a table, CUs. Crowds outdoors on a busy street, man delivers speech from vehicle, banner on automobile: "Stand Up to be Counted... Hitlerism". Elderly couples place ballots in box. INTs, women speaking German gather around radio, read newspapers. CU, Rabbi Stephen Wise, "American Jews are resolved, together with all other racial religious groups in American life, to safeguard the equal rights of Jews at home and abroad."
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