Jewish American Heritage Month

Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s City

The 30" x 24" poster tells stories of members of the Jewish community living and serving in the nation's capital during the Civil War--for both the Union and Confederacy. A Medal of Honor winner and well as a Southern spy are featured. Suitable for grades 6-12.

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For more information about Jewish life in Washington, D.C., and Alexandria, VA, during the Civil War, view our original exhibition, Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln's City, online or order the companion book.