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Jews

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Subject Source: Fast

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Informatione in causa della lite fra poveri e[t?] ricchi delli Hebrei [Documents concerning the litigation between poor and rich Jews]

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030118933]
Identifier: MS-0732
Overview Following the Spanish and Portuguese expulsions at the end of the 15th century, the resulting influx of Jews from the Iberian Peninsula often resulted in strained relationships between the new arrivals and the members of native Jewish communities in which they relocated. A folio such as this is an early 17th century copy of documents concerning this historical episode. This item is an informational document, detailing issues of litigation between affluent, longer established Jews and recently...

James Morrison Arnell journal

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030070852]
Identifier: MS-0507
Overview This collection consists of a Journal of a tour through the middle and southern United States from December 7, 1822 to June 25, 1823. The journal is an account of the first large-scale missionary effort to convert American Jews to Christianity.