Jan. 1, 1808

“Restrictions on Jews” issued by the Governments of Little Russia and New Russia [Russia]: “[…] No one among the Jews in any village or hamlet shall be permitted to hold any leases on land, to keep taverns, saloons, or inns, whether under his own name or under a strange name, or to sell wine in them, or even to live in them under any pretext whatever, except when passing through.”
Global Jewish Advocacy: Anti-Semitism: An Assault on Human Rights. Accessed online, Researched by Ziba Shadjaani 11/2/2016