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Item # 557495
March 1, 1806
EVENING FIRE-SIDE; OR LITERARY MISCELLANY, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 1, 1806
* Early Jamaica report
* Judaica - Jewish - Hebrew
* German Jews synagogue
Mostly literary content, but there is also a "Summary Of Intelligence" on the back page, that includes a report from Kingston, Jamaica. The report says:
* ...last week the German Jews assembled in their Synagogue, for the purpose of offering a tribute of gratitude for the late glorious victory achieved by the immortal Nelson. The Ark was opened, and the ceremonies used on the most solemn occasions were observed with great devotion. The service was performed in Hebrew, by the Rev. Simon Magnus
Quarto-size, 8 pages, occasional foxing, otherwise in good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War