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VIDEO: Menachem Begin: Lessons from a Rich Legacy of Leadership

Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik and Senator Joseph Lieberman speak about the legacy of Menachem Begin in the Shearith Israel sanctuary.

Omer Board

Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history. 

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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. 

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