Canadian Jewish Heritage Network

Jewish Committee on Calendar Reform

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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Correspondence ; Ht:26.3 cm x W:27 cm : English
Fonds No.
SH-01; 428
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Correspondence ; Ht:26.3 cm x W:27 cm : English
Date
December 6, 1932
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
428
Physical Condition
Excellent
Notes
Letter form Dr. J.H. Hertz, Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the British Empire, to the President and Council at Congregation Shaar Hashomayim, thanking them for their "defence of the Sabbath against revolutionary changes in the Calendar that would have imperilled religious life." The letter also mentions that Dr. Hertz has sent the Congregation a copy of his book "The Battle for the Sabbath at Geneva."
Places
48 Hamilton Terrace, London, N.W.8, England, England
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
Images
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