Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Wise, Isaac Mayer; Albany, New York, United States; 1851 May 18 - Colenda Digital Repository
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Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Wise, Isaac Mayer; Albany, New York, United States; 1851 May 18

Title:
Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Wise, Isaac Mayer; Albany, New York, United States; 1851 May 18
Date:
1851-05-18
Description:
A two page letter from Rabbi Isaac Wise of Albany, New York to Rev. Isaac Leeser of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The letter deals with the "Congregation Beth-El of Albany Affair," when Rabbi Isaac Wise was physically attacked on the bimah and a fight broke out. In this letter Rev. Wise outlines his seven point legal citory against Louis Spanier, who tried to remove Wise from Beth El.
Identifier:
2006.12.26.03582; {0DA90065-267C-4D48-9450-A5C41F73E85A}
Language:
English
Type:
Letters
Personal Name:
Leeser, Isaac; Wise, Isaac Mayer
Geographic Subject:
United States -- New York -- Albany; United States -- New York
Rights:
http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?
Call Number:
Arc.MS.56
Collection:
Arnold and Deanne Kaplan Collection of Early American Judaica (University of Pennsylvania)