Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Cordova, Raphael de; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; 1829 June 10 - Colenda Digital Repository
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Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Cordova, Raphael de; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; 1829 June 10

Title:
Letter; Leeser, Isaac; Cordova, Raphael de; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; 1829 June 10
Date:
1829-05-10
Description:
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.
Identifier:
2006.12.26.03611; {36C33F79-61B6-4465-8BB0-A1616D6DE7FF}
Language:
English
Type:
Letters
Personal Name:
Leeser, Isaac; Cordova, Raphael de
Geographic Subject:
United States -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia; United States -- Pennsylvania
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)