How Did Moses Montiefiore Convince People to Move to Yemin Moshe?

This short video (02:53), provides a brief introduction to the history of the Yemin Moshe neighborhood in Jerusalem, focusing on how Moses Montefiore convinced poor Jews to move beyond the walls of the Old City. This video was created by L’Chaim Yerushalayim, a joint program of The World Zionist Organization and The Zalman Shazar Center for Jewish History, that aims to connect world Jewry with Jerusalem. 

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