By: Joseph Jacobs
Since the article Artisans was written, the preliminary results of an inquiry made during the years 1898-99 by the Jewish Colonization Association as to the occupations of the Jews of Russia have been published, giving the classes ofhandicrafts in which over half a million Russian Jews are engaged, as follows:
|Industries.||Employers.||Employers and Employees.|
Besides this some details have been given as to the occupations of Jewesses. It is impossible to state whether they are included in the above numbers or not.
|Occupations.||Employers.||Employers and Employees.|
- Nossig, Jüdische Statistik, pp. 178-179;
- Die Welt, Aug. 29, 1902.