Publication of Archival Library and Museum Materials
Publication of Archival Library and Museum Materials
Publication of Archival Library and Museum Materials

Florida Atlantic University Library

The Yiddish Children's Collection

The Yiddish Children's books are a part of the Special Collections at the Florida Atlantic University Libraries. The condition and uniqueness of the Yiddish Children’s Books collection makes them ideal candidates for a digital library. The children’s books represented in this collection include original stories by Yiddish authors that include Sholem Aleichem, Jacob Pat, and Sholem Asch. The collection also includes Yiddish translations of non-Jewish children’s stories by such authors as Hans Christian Andersen, Rudyard Kipling, and Jacob Grimm. Harriet Beecher Stowe's famous novel, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which is distilled and translated into Yiddish as Feter Tom.