Sunday School correspondence, 1835-1877

Metadata

Title

Sunday School correspondence, 1835-1877

Date

1835/1877

Digital Identifier

MikvehIsrael.HebrewSundaySchoolLetters

Description

Four letters regarding the Hebrew Sunday school sponsored by Mikveh Israel: One letter from educator and philanthropist Rebecca Gratz, then secretary of the board of the Female Hebrew Benevolent Society, thanking parnas Lewis Allen for "carrying into effect the business of their anniversary meeting" in 1836; another letter from Rebecca Gratz thanking the parnas and adjunta for permission to use a room in the synagogue for the Sunday school in 1841; a letter presenting curtains for the school on behalf of "the ladies of the congregation" in 1845; and finally a letter from Mary Cohen of the Hebrew Sunday School Society to Henry Cohen, the president of the congregation, thanking him for the donation of a stove and permission to hold class in the synagogue, in 1877.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Holding Institution

Congregation Mikveh Israel, Philadelphia, PA

Extent

4 leaves

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

Thumbnail

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IIIF Manifest

https://www.philageohistory.org/rdic-images/iiif.cfm/MikvehIsrael.HebrewSundaySchoolLetters/manifest

Rights Holder

Congregation Mikveh Israel, Philadelphia, PA