Charter of the Congregation Beth El Emeth, 1857

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Title

Charter of the Congregation Beth El Emeth, 1857

Date

1857

Description

Archival folio containing the official charter and constitution of the Congregation Beth El Emeth, incorporated by the Court of Common Pleas in Philadelphia in 1857. The volume includes the seal of the Court and the signature of the prothonotary, along with signatures of the original incorporators of the congregation. Beth El Emeth came out of Mikveh Israel, under the leadership of Mikveh Israel's retired Rev. Isaac Leeser. After Leeser's death, Beth El Emeth dissolved, and its records returned to Mikveh Israel.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Collection

Congregation Mikveh Israel Archives

Format (Original)

Extent

1 volume, 23 pages

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

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

Language

eng

Type

Text

Identifier

MikvehIsrael.CharterOfCongregationBethElEmeth

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