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Title
Dr. Elzas in Columbia :  makes further interesting "finds" in the State House ; Story of a long lost seal : proves the age of the Hebrew Benevolent Society  
Name/Creator
Elzas, Barnett A. (Barnett Abraham), 1867-1936, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:882282 
Location
Widener

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[South Carolina?
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
7 p. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) ;  Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston

Category
Countries of Origin & Ethnic Groups

Jews

Regions of the U.S. -- The South & Puerto Rico

south Carolina

Note
Reprint (1st work). Originally published: The Sunday news, Nov. 1903.

"Jewish merchants in Charleston in revolutionary days -- A Jew who paid quit rents in 1739 -- Summary of testimony given in an examination of citizens who had remained in Charleston during the British occupation and whose loyalty to the patriot cause had been questioned -- Who was 'Moses, with the big nose?'"

"A long forgotten relic is brought to light -- The inscription on the original silver seal of the oldest Jewish charitable organization in this state shows that it was established in 1784, eleven years before the usually accepted date, 1795"--P. 6 which serves as t.p. of the 2nd work.
Other Title
  Story of a long lost seal
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Title
Story of a long lost seal