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Published by P.T. Barnum...

Item #669878
ILLUSTRATED NEWS, New York, Jan. 22, 1853 

* Published by P. T. Barnum

Among the prints are: "Captain Ericsson Explaining His Invention to the Editors of New York" "Floating Mortar" "Astor Place Opera House" "Ball of the New York Fire Department..." "The Seals of Jerusalem" a nice town view of: "Concord, New Hampshire with 5 smaller... See More  

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1945 Irma Grese captured photo...

Item #669724

April 23, 1945


* Female SS guard Irma Grese photo

* Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

* Jewish Holocaust  - exterminations - atrocities

While the front page has a nice banner headline concerning the last days before Germany would surrender, the back page has a somewhat famous photo showing Irma Grese during here capture by British troops. (see)

Other news, spor... See More  

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Surrender of Belgrade...

George Whitefield... Methodism... Hebrew customs...

Item #669527
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, September, 1739

* Historical Jewish and Christian content

* George Whitefield

* Surrender of Belgrade

One of the articles within is headed: "Continuation  of the dissertation begun in our Last Whether the Hebrews Borrow'd any Customs from the Heathens" which takes over 1 1/2 pages (see photos for portions). Another article ... See More  

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1873 Congregation Emanu-EL of New York...

Item #669414

December 14, 1873

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Dec. 14, 1873

* Congregation Emanu-El of New York - temple

* First reform Jewish congregation of NYC

* Rabbi Gustav Gottheil - Jews - Judaica

The top of page 7 has a one column heading: "Temple Emanuel" with subhead. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete with 16 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.... See More  

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First Jew appointed to a federal post...

Item #669257

June 11, 1801

THE UNIVERSAL GAZETTE, Washington, D.C., June 11, 1801  It is reported in a brief, inconspicuous report on page 2, but its significance is considerable.

It was in 1801 when a significant stride in the recognition of Jewish Americans when President Thomas Jefferson appointed the very first Jew to a federal position by naming Reuben Etting of Baltimore as United States Marshall for Maryland. T... See More  

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1869 Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year...

Item #669107

September 05, 1869

THE NEW YORK HERALD, Sept. 5, 1869

* Rosh Hashanah - High Holy Days

* Jewish New Year - Jews - Judaica

Page 8 has an article headed: "Rosh-Hoshono" "Opening of the Festive Season of the Jews..." (see)

Other news of the day. Complete with all 12 pages in nice condition.... See More  

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Synagogues hold memorial services... Much on the assassination & funeral of Lincoln...

Item #668461

April 21, 1865

NEW YORK HERALD, April 21, 1865 

* Rare 1st-page mentions of Synagogue services

* Re: Abraham Lincoln's assassination & funeral

* Black mourning borders

Perhaps the most noteworthy coverage is the front-page details regarding various services being held at local synagogues - which includes the congregations at "B'nai Israel," "Bikur Cholim U-Kadisha Synagogu... See More  

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A Jewish view of Jesus...

Item #668438

February 26, 1871

NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 26, 1871 

* Jewish perspective of Jesus - Jews

* Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise lecture

The back page contains a fascinating article under the heading: "The Origin Of Christianity" "Rev. Dr. Wise, of Cincinnati, on the Apostle Paul--The Religion of Jesus from a Jewish Point of View" beginning: "The last of an interesting series of lectures by Rev. ... See More  

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Weizmann becomes the first President of Israel...

Item #668057

May 17, 1948

NEW YORK POST, May 17, 1948 

* Chaim Weizmann becomes 1st President of Israel 

* A very significant Judaica item

The top of page 2 has a banner headline: "Weizmann Accepts Israel Presidency--Huge Rally Here Hails New State" with photo of Weizmann. (see) Small archival mend along the top margin slightly affects the letter "P" in President. First rep
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Rabbi Kagan (Chofetz Chaim) death service...

Item #667928

September 24, 1933

NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1933 

* Yisrael Meir Kagan (The Chofetz Chaim)

* Rabbi Kagan death memorial - Musar movement

While this issue provides a significant amount of content regarding the affairs and progress of the Nazi party on Germany, the most significant content is the page 37 memorial service report on Chofetz Chaim with a one column heading: "Chofetz Chaim Rites Pla... See More  

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Closing items on the Revolutionary War...

Item #667838
GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, April, 1783 

* Closing events in the Revolutionary War

Eighteen pages are taken up with "Summary of Proceedings in the 3rd Session of the Present Parliament" which include  discussion on concluding events with the war in America, including: "...With respect to America, parliament had left little for ministers to do in negociating a p... See More  

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Commenting on the Maryland "Jew Bill"...

Item #667762

January 14, 1826

THE NILES WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore,  Jan. 14, 1826 

* Maryland Jew Bill becomes law

Under the heading "Maryland" is a very nice, editorialized report acknowledging the very recent approval of the "Jew Bill" which allowed--for the first time--Jews to hold public office in the state of Maryland.

The report reads in part: "The affairs of our state begin to... See More  

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Arab-Israeli War cease-fire...

Item #667672

June 02, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 2, 1948

* First Arab-Israeli War cease-fire

* The War of independence

* Israel -

The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ISRAEL, ARABS AGREE TO UN ARMISTICE PLEA" with subhead.

Complete in 36 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins and central fold generally good.... See More  

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Mordecai Noah and his new Jewish homeland in the Niagara River... Horrors of the slave trade...

Item #667233

October 01, 1825

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 1, 1825  

* Mordecai Manuel Noah

* Jewish homeland on the Niagara River

* Atrocities of the Slave Trade

Page 5 has a nice half page article: "Ararat" which is about the plans for the famous Mordecai Manuel Noah, the first American-born Jew to attain national prominence to create a new homeland for the Jews on Grand Island in t... See More  

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Israel is granted United Nations membership...

Item #667138

May 12, 1949

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 12, 1949 

* Israel joins the United Nations (1st report)

* Jewish - Jews - Judaica

The front page has an article headed: "UN ADMITS ISRAEL WITH 37-12 VOTE" with subhead. (see)

Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.... See More  

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Prelude to the creation of the Jewish state...

Item #667097

May 11, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1948 

* Creating the Jewish state of Israel

* Jews - Judaica - Palestine

The top of page 19 contains an early report concerning the soon-to-be-announced statehood for Israel, headed: "Jews to Proclaim State Despite U.S." with subhead: "U.N. Assembly Held Limited to Recognizing Accomplished Facts--Questions Asked" and begins: "Despite... See More  

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Death of LaFayette... New Jewish synagogue... Sherath-Israel...

Item #667092

June 21, 1834

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, June 21, 1834  Page 11 has a very early report of the death of Lafayette: "...By a late arrival we learn that the good LAFAYETTE died on the 20th May in the 77th year of his age. The papers are filled with tributes of respect to his memory. He was the illustrious link between the past age & the present--the man of two worlds."  More de... See More  

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First Jews elected in Maryland...

Item #667081

October 14, 1826

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Oct. 14, 1826  One of the reports within has a small head: "The Jews" with the text including: "...that at the last election for members of our city council, two gentlemen of the Jewish persuasion were chosen by the suffrages of a large part of the citizens...Messrs. S. Etting and J. L. Cohen...They are he first Jews ever elected by the people to... See More  

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MS St. Louis...1939 Jewish refugees... Jews...

Item #667061

June 04, 1939


* German Ocean Liner MS St. Louis

* Jewish refugees to land in Cuba ?

* The Voyage of the Damned - Jews

Page 11 has a one column heading: "Cuba May Alter Laws To Allow Jews To Enter" with subhead & small related map. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.

Other news of the day. Com... See More  

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Daniel Frohman, a notable Jew...

Item #666772

November 02, 1893


Of special note is an article: "Notable Jews--Daniel Frohman" which includes a photo of him & an article on his life.

The ftpg. has an illus: "Farewell to the World's Columbian Exposition at Chicago". Inside has two pages taken up with bird's-eye views of the Columbian Exposition.

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Jewish Holocaust... public reality... Nazi atrocities...

Item #666425

July 15, 1944

NEW YORK TIMES, July 15, 1944 

* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public

* Nazi-occupied Hungary & Greece exterminations

Page 3 has a one column head: "HULL AGAIN SCORES NAZI MASSACRES " "Punishment Is Certain for 'Savage Crimes' in Hungary and Greece, He Declares".

See photos for coverage on the Nazi atrocities Rare to find such reports in news... See More  

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Sitting Bull's camp captured... Return to Palestine...

Item #666266
AMERICAN SOCIALIST, Oneida, New York, Jan. 25, 1877 

* Capture of Sitting Bull's Camp
* Much regarding the Jews

Inside this issue is a small but historic article on the discovery and capture of the Indian camp headed by Chief Sitting Bull.

Also within are two articles of Judaic interest: one describing the return of multitudes of Jews to their homeland in
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1948 Cairo-Haifa train bombings...

Item #666065

March 01, 1949


* Cairo-Haifa train bombings

* 1947-1949 Palestine War

* Jewish militant group Lehi

The front page has a nice banner headline: "28 DIE IN PALESTINE BLAST" with caption: "Train Carrying Tommies Blown Up" and subheads. Nice for display.

Complete with 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the ... See More  

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Death of Commodore Uriah P. Levy... Large Civil War map...

Item #665634

March 24, 1862

NEW YORK HERALD, March 24, 1862 

* Uriah P. Levy death (1st report)

* 1st Jewish commodore of U.S. Navy

* American Civil War - Jews

The most notable content within this issue is the very brief, but historic page 5 report of the death of Commodore (Admiral) Uriah P. Levy, the first U.S. Jewish Commodore, war of 1812 war hero, and credited as to having abolished the disciplinary procedu... See More  

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Lipman Pike and his brother Boaz: first Jewish professional baseball player...

Item #665629

August 19, 1865

NEW-YORK TRIBUNE, August 19, 1865 

* Lipman Pike - 1st Jewish professional baseball player

* His brother Boaz Pike - rarely mentioned together

On the back page under "The Field" & "Base Ball" is a summary and box score of a match played between the Atlantic and Eureka clubs. There is also a summary of a match between the "Second Nines" of the Eurekas a... See More  

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Reszo Kasztner killed... Holocaust hero ?...

Item #665433

March 16, 1957

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1957

* Rezső Kasztner shot & killed

* Rudolf Israel Kastner murdered

* Hungarian-Jewish journalist & lawyer

* Jewish Holocaust hero ? Nazi collaborator ?

Page 3 has a one column heading: "ISRAELI 'QUISLING' DEAD OF WOUNDS" with subhead: "Dr. Kastner, Branded a Nazi Collaborator, Succumbs to an Assassin's Bullets" (see)

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Young Menachem Begin In 1948...

Item #665250

November 25, 1948

NEW YORK TIMES, November 25, 1948

* Menachem Begin photo

* "The Bernadotte Truce Plan

* Israel War of Independence

Page 7 has one column headings: "IRGUN HEAD SCORES BERNADOTTE PLAN" with subhead: "Begin Dennounces It as Child of British Intrique and Calls for Complete Rejection" and a one column photo of a young Menachem Begin.

Other news, sports and ad

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Reunification of Jerusalem... Israel...

Item #664942

June 28, 1967

THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, June 28, 1967

* Reunification of Jerusalem

* East Jerusalem

The front page has a one column heading: "Israel Annexes City of Jerusalem" (see) First report coverage on reunification of Jerusalem, establishing Israeli control over the "Old City".

Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.... See More  

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Emil G. Hirsch death... reform Judaism rabbi...

Item #664875

January 08, 1923


* Emil G. Hirsch death

* Reform Judaism Rabbi

* Jewish - Jews - Judaica

* Best title to be had ?

The front page has a great banner headline: "DR. EMIL G. HIRSCH DEAD" with subheads. (See) Nice for display. First report coverage continues on page 6 with related photo. Great to have from city where he lived and died. Very rare as such.

Complete... See More  

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Fascist Italy announces its 1st anti-Jewish laws...

Item #664853

September 02, 1938

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 2, 1938

* Italian Racial Laws announced 

* Anti-Jewish - Jews expelled

* Fascist Italy - Pre-World War II

The front page has a one column heading: "ITALY EXILES JEWS ENTERING SINCE '19" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Fascist Italy announcing its first anti-Jewish laws. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this... See More  

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Early work on creating a Jewish homeland...

Item #664770

November 17, 1938

NEW YORK TIMES, Nov. 17, 1938 

* Search for a Jewish homeland

The front page has: "British Ministers Approve Opening Colonies to Jews; Financial Aid Sought Here" with subheads including: "Quick Action Seen" "Officials Denounce Nazis" "Jews Fear New 'Spontaneous' Outbreak--German Protestants Pray for Them" and more. This was early work on c... See More  

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Mendoza & boxing as "a disgrace of society"...

Item #664692

February 02, 1790

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 2, 1790 

* Daniel Mendoza - The fighting Jew

The back page has: "...Sir Sampson compelled Mr. Mendoza to give bail for his good behavior in future, which he did, himself in a penalty of 200 pounds...Thus the rage for boxing has received a very proper check...to be hoped the magistrates throughout the kingdom will be no less vigilant in their ende... See More  

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Jewish Holocaust becomes a public reality... Nazi atrocities...

Item #664525

April 05, 1943

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1943 

* Jewish Holocaust becoming reality to the public 

* Nazi-occupied Europe exterminations 

* Help on the way ?

This 36 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 14: "JEWISH CONGRESS ASKS AID IN EUROPE", "Chicago Division to Push Succor Programs for the 5,000,000 Jews There" and more (see photos). See photos fo... See More  

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Arab riots of 1929... attacks on Jews...

Item #664456

September 02, 1929

NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 2, 1929 

* More on the Safed Massacre

* Palestine riots - Arabs vs. Jews

The top of the front page has a two column headline: "ARAB ATTACKS CONTINUE; MILLIONS NEAR REVOLT, MOSLEM CHIEFTAIN WARNS" with subheads. (see)

Sixteen pages, light toning and some wear t the margins, should be handled with care.... See More  

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Yiddishkeit and revolution...

Bob Dylan returns with The Band for a two-month tour...

Item #664310

January 10, 1974

THE VILLAGE VOICE, Greenwich Village, New York, January 10, 1974

After taking an 8-year hiatus from touring, Bob Dylan came out of his unofficial touring retirement to team up with The Band for a two-month tour. This issue features a lengthy review of his premier performance which took place in Chicago: "Bob Dylan's opening night - Most Likely he'll go his way."

. A few mon... See More  

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New colony of Georgia... re: Franklin's lightning rod... Judaica...

Item #664269
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, January, 1756  Regarding America... There is an article near the front: "Account of American Affairs", which is continued from a previous issue & includes talk on "New Forts in America". There is also a detailed account of Oglethorpe's English colony at Georgia, now 22 yrs. old & still suffering from "want of inhabitan... See More  

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Map of Guadaloupe...

Item #664245
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1759  Within this issue is a nice full page map titled: "A New and Accurate Map of the Isles of Guadloupe, Marie-Galante, etc. from the Best Authorities" which shows much detail & is in nice condition. This is a full page map measuring 5 by 8 1/4 inches and is accompanied by 2 related articles titled: "Articles of Capitulation bet... See More  

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Map of Guadeloupe...

Item #664244
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1759  Within this issue is a nice full page map titled: "A New and Accurate Map of the Isles of Guadeloupe, Marie-Galante, etc. from the Best Authorities" which shows much detail & is in nice condition. This is a full page map measuring 5 by 8 1/4 inches and is accompanied by 2 related articles titled: "Articles of Capitulation be... See More  

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Rabbi Menachem Schneerson's funeral...

Item #664200

June 13, 1994

LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 13, 1994

* Menachem Mendal Schneerson death funeral

* Orthodox Jewish rabbi - Jews - Judaica

The front page has a large photo with a one-column heading: "Famed Rabbi's Funeral Draws Thousands", with more on an inside page which include a small photo of him. Considerable details regarding his life are included. See images for details.

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The Maryland "Jew Bill" is finally passed...

Item #664184

March 19, 1825

THE WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, March 19, 1825 

* Maryland Jew Bill becomes passes

The prime content in this issue is the page 2 report from "Maryland" noting three acts which have passed the legislature, the first & most significant being the Jew Bill, which for many years had been attempted before finally being approved in 1825.

The text of the bill includes: "Be ... See More  

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Plate of a perpetual motion machine...

Item #663980
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1751 There is a very interesting & large foldout plate of: "A Self-Moving Wheel", being a perpetual motion machine. This plate folds out to measure 9 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches and is in very nice condition (with a related article).

Over three pages are taken up with a report on Moses from the Bible as he relates to beliefs among the Jews
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Ulysses S. Grant clarifies his infamous "Jew Order"....

Item #663858

November 30, 1868

NEW YORK HERALD, Nov. 30, 1868 

* General Ulysses S. Grant

* General Order No. 11 - Jews

Page 5 has a very significant Judaica item headed: "Letter From General Grant on the Hebrew Question." 

This relates to Ulysses S. Grant's General Order #11 from during the Civil War, known as the infamous "Jew Order". A website has further details on Grant
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Russia recognizes Israel as a new state...

Item #663836

May 18, 1948

TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, May 18, 1948  The front page has a two column head: "Jews Say Acre Surrenders, 500 Arab Troops Drown" with notable text that includes: "Russia recognized Israel...".

History would show Russia to be the first major power to formally recognize Israeli statehood.

Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.

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Jewish State... Bob Feller's no-hitter.....

Item #663827

May 01, 1946

NEW YORK TIMES, May 1, 1946 

* Bob Feller no-hitter at Yankee Stadium

* Cleveland Indians - MLB baseball

* Jewish Statehood sought

The front page has a three column headline: "JOINT PALESTINE BODY BARS A JEWISH STATE, BUT URGES ENTRY OF 100,000 REFUGEES" with subheads.

Page 34 has one column heads which include: "FELLER TOPS YANKS WITH NO-HITTER, 1-0" "Six Re... See More  

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Dr. Goebbels gives ten reasons to hate Jews...

Item #663812

November 15, 1941


* Joseph Goebbels - propaganda minister

* Top ten reasons to hate Jews - Jewish

Although the banner headline: "JAPAN SPEEDS WAR MOVES" is interesting, as it was just 3 weeks before the bombing of Pearl Harbor, perhaps the most intriguing article appears a bit inconspicuously on page 3 with one column headline: "Goebbels Tells Germans Ho... See More  

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Leo Frank's death sentence is commuted by the governor... the angry mob...

Item #663759

June 22, 1915

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1915 

* Leo Frank's death sentence commuted

* Mob starts to form

The Leo Frank case has become well known in American history for several reasons, not the least of which being the several film and television depictions of the trial, but also because Frank was a Jewish-American businessman, his case turning the spotlight on antisemitism in the United St... See More  

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1948 Hadassah medical convoy massacre...

Item #663573

April 14, 1948

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 14, 1948

* Hadassah medical convoy massacre

* Mount Scopus, Northeast Jerusalem

* Jewish doctors, nurses - Jews - Judaica

The top of page 6 has a one column heading: "34 JEWS ARE SLAIN IN HOSPITAL CONVOY" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) First report coverage on the Hadassah Medical convoy massacre on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem during the 1947-4... See More  

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Germany goes 'berserk'... Kristallnacht...

Item #663240

November 11, 1938


* Crystal Night (Kristallnacht)

* Night of Broken Glass - Persecution of Jews

The ftpg. has a 2 column headline announcing a follow-up to what became known as Kristallnacht, the "night of broken glass".  

"Germany Goes Berserk in Orgy Of Jew-Baiting". The article begins: "Germany presented to the world ye... See More  

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"Night of broken glass" in Berlin signals the beginning of the Holocaust...

Item #663024

November 10, 1938


* Crystal Night (Kristallnacht) (1st report)

* Night of Broken Glass - Persecution of Jews

A two-line banner headline announces what was to become known as Kristallnacht, the "night of broken glass".  

"GERMANS STORM JEWS!" "Wreck Stores, Burn Synagogues" with subhead: "Killing of Envoy Aro... See More  

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Battle of Bad Axe ends the Black Hawk War... Mordecai Manuel Noah...

Item #663015

September 01, 1832

NILES' NATIONAL REGISTER, Baltimore, Sept. 1, 1832 

* Bad Axe Massacre

* Black Hawk War

* Mordecai Manuel Noah - Jewish

An inside page has: "Affairs With the Indians" takes over a full page and has much detail on what was known as the Battle of Bad Axe, or the Bad Axe Massacre. This was the final battle of the Black Hawk War, marking the end of the war between settlers a... See More  

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