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Rosh Hashanah Cards

Fold-out cards featuring imagery from c.1910 pop-up Rosh Hashanah greeting card in the Society's archival collection. 10 cards per box
Front depicts American Jews welcoming their East European brethren. Above the American Jews is an eagle bearing a crest of the stars and stripes and holding a banner with words from King David's plea, "Hide me in the shadow of your wings [from the wicked who oppress me]." A second eagle on the right has two heads and clutches a crown and scepter, symbolizing Czarist Russia.
Inside is blank.

$10.00

Arthur Welsh Commemorative Medal

Commemorate the first Jewish aviator's legacy with this limited-edition 2.25" medal commissioned by the Jewish Historical Society.

$50.00

Tzedakah Box

From the cupola on the roof to the ark that protrudes from the rear wall, this replica of the first synagogue building in Washington, D.C. makes a wonderful gift. This beautiful work of art also functions as a tzedakah box, a repository for funds to be used for charitable donations. 6.25" x 3.75"

$40.00