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- Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Cordova, Raphael de; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; 1829 June 10
- A letter from Jacob Mordecai of Richmond, Virginia, responding to a request by Raphael De Cordova, a trustee and benefactor of Mikveh Israel in Philadelphia. De Cordova is inquiring into the suitability of Isaac Leeser, who is being considered for the position as Hazan. It is a glowing letter of recommendation that helps Leeser obtain his first important pulpit.
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- Leeser, Isaac; Cordova, Raphael de
- Arnold and Deanne Kaplan Collection of Early American Judaica (University of Pennsylvania)
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