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A new synagogue in Philadelphia...

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January 04, 1823

NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Jan. 4, 1823

* Jewish synagogue in Philadelphia

Page 3 has an article which begins: "The Jews are building a new synagogue at Philadelphia--it is now under roof. In the south east corner stone was deposited the coins of the country, and a plate with the following inscription..." with more.
There is also much reporting from  Congress.
Sixteen pages, 6 by 9 1/2 inches, scattered foxing, good condition.

As noted in Wikipedia, this title: "...(was) one of the most widely-circulated magazines in the United States...Devoted primarily to politics...considered an important source for the history of the period."

Category: Pre-Civil War