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Welcome new member Judith Grant

Published on Jul 19, 2021

We welcome new member Judith Grant, to our growing Shearith Israel family. We look forward to getting to know Judith.

Revolutionary War Torah Scrolls

In 1776, several British soldiers desecrated two of Shearith Israel’s Torah scrolls.

Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue