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Letter; Smith, Jarvis; New Marlborough, Massachusetts, United States; 1809 March 5

Title:
Letter; Smith, Jarvis; New Marlborough, Massachusetts, United States; 1809 March 5
Date:
1809-03-05
Description:
Letter from Jarvis Smith to his Uncle Ebenezer Smith describing the customs and activities of the Jews of England, mentioning the celebration of the Feast of Esther and a visit to a London synagogue. The ship stamp indicated the letter was carried by the Ship Albatross, commanded by Captain Wildes; New Marlborough, MA; London, UK
Format:
Letters
Identifier:
2012.07.15.00002; {E51FA603-C072-48E3-B012-AC393C12D884}
Language:
English
Subject:
Correspondence; Religious communities; Fasts and feasts -- Judaism; Jews -- Social life and customs; Judaism -- Customs and practices; Manuscripts (documents)
Type:
Letters
Personal Name:
Smith, Jarvis; Smith, Ebenezer
Geographic Subject:
United States -- Massachusetts -- New Marlborough; United States -- Massachusetts; United Kingdom -- London; United Kingdom
Rights:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/UND/1.0/
Call Number:
Arc.MS.56
Collection:
Arnold and Deanne Kaplan Collection of Early American Judaica (University of Pennsylvania)