Your Account: Login or Register

A Kosher Fourth of July

by William McGurn of the Wall Street Journal

Published on Jul 3, 2019

The Wall Street Journal profiled "Proclaim Liberty Throughout the Land: The Hebrew Bible in the United States: A Sourcebook" -- a newly- published collaborative work between Rabbi Soloveichik, Matthew Holbreich, Jonathan Silver, and Stuart Halpern, on the Hebrew Bible's influence on American history and philosophy.

Chatham Square Cemetery

The oldest of our extant cemeteries is known as the Chatham Square Cemetery.  It is located in Chinatown at 55 St. James Place.  The land was originally purchased in 1682 by Joseph Bueno de Mesquita. 

1682
Nineteenth Street Synagogue

The congregation's fourth synagogue was built on nineteenth Street, just west of Fifth Avenue.  

1860