Jul. 2, 1579

“Ordinance” issued in the City of Frankfurt [Present-day Germany; Free Imperial City of Frankfurt]: “Jews may not build in their alley (‘Gasse’) without permission […] outside [of this alley] they are prohibited from building all together.” [Researcher’s note: The ‘Frankfurter Judengasse’ was one of the first Jewish ghettos established in Germany and lasted until 1811.]
Kurzer Abriss. Geschichte der Israeliten. Frankfurt a Main. (Short outline. History of the Israelis. Frankfurt a. Main); www.archive.org; Accessed online; Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 1/13/2020 ADD PAGE #