Title supplied by cataloger.
Scholars have different opinions as to the way that the date on this document should be read. It can be read as 1764 or 1773.
Note accompanying items: “In 1773 the community of Urbino was in great financial straits, the creditors insisting on immediate payment of capital and interest and threating to take away the synagogue. Representatives of the communities of Ancona, Sinigaglia and Pesaro thereupon gathered in Ancona and decided to issue an appeal to their co-religionists appointing three treasurers in Ancona, Venice and Leghorn. The three printed signatories are Moses Samuel of Ancona, Solomo del Vecchio of Pesaro and Isaac Salmone of Sinigaglia.”
JTSL owns 2 copies of this broadside. Copy 1 is labeled with the call number (NS)Ch82. Copy 2 is stamped with the accession number 89964 and H62a is written on the back.
Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Library. Broadside. B (NS)Ch82.