Haym Salomon facsimile, ca. 1782

Metadata

Title

Haym Salomon facsimile, ca. 1782

Date

1782?

Digital Identifier

MikvehIsrael.HaymSalomonManuscript

Description

Manuscript with cover sheet, which describes the manuscript thusly: "Haym Salomon Manuscript, in hand of a professional amanuensis, of Salomon's own account of the purchase of the property and the financing of the construction of Synagogue Mikveh Israel in 1782, including his own pledge of one-fourth the cost, 'Be it what it might.' Salomon describes the difficulties with Jonas Phillips which almost led to the latter's excommunication."

Cover page indicates the manuscript is from the collection of Sigmund and Felicia Harrison of Ardmore, Pa.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Collection

Congregation Mikveh Israel Archives

Extent

9 pages, including cover sheet

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.HaymSalomonManuscript/manifest

Rights Holder

Congregation Mikveh Israel