A Happy New Year! / לשנה טובה

A Happy New Year! / לשנה טובה
Rosh Hashanah postcard depicting the ceremony of kapparot. The postcard includes a Yiddish poem : "Arise, arise, kapores shlogn! / Either with a rooster or with coins / Look to the East, day is dawning / A new sun illumines the world."
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Postcards
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
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Topical Subject:
Rosh ha-Shanah cards, Jews--Social life and customs, Judaism--Customs and practices, Yom Kippur
Yiddish, Hebrew, English
Shelving Locator:
Postcard Portfolio 08, cofc-war-postcard08-029
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Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Perfection 4870 Photo, 800 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
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