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Persecution of the Jews...
Item # 627828
November 10, 1819
COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 10, 1819
* Persecution of Jews in Europe
The front page has a short article: "The Jews" which notes their persecution, including; "The most dreadful excesses continue to be exercised towards the Jews...The charges against them are that they have grown rich on the necessities of the war & that they riot in luxury; and that M. Rothschild, the richest banker in Europe, assisted with his money to forge the new chains intended for Europe!...the poor Israelite had nothing to do but to seek safety in flight..." and more.
Four pages, good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War