“Talmudic Student”

Todros Geller, Louis Wirth. From The Ghetto, 1928.

Image of Talmudic Student

The Talmud is a sacred text of Jewish law often studied by young men going into the priesthood. Here, Todros Geller depicts an Orthodox Talmudic student, as seen in his unshaven side curls.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Talmudic Student
Publication Title The Ghetto
Short Title Talmudic Student, 1928
Book Title The Ghetto
Place of Publication Chicago
Publisher University of Chicago Press
Creator Todros Geller, Louis Wirth
Publication Date 1928
Pages p. 28
Call Number F 616 .978
Location General Collections 2nd Floor