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Anshe Sfard Chevra Kadisha recordbook

1890 - Maine Historical Society



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Thank you to Maine Historical Society and Susan Cummings-Lawrence for the information
Note: "This document, written in Hebrew, is the first page of a record book of the burial society. It reads: "This (is the) Pinkas of the old Chevrah Kaddisha: doing the truest kindness. Est. 5650, The Community of Portland, ME. "Doing the truest kindness" refers to burying the dead who cannot thank you" - MHS website
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