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Thursday, August 2 • 11:25am - 12:15pm
The Dawn of Jewish Printing

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View rare incunabula printings and explore how the printing press helped shape Jewish destiny as “People of the Book”. Some pieces include: initial print of Josephus Flavius 1470 and The Book of Prophets 1494, printed by Don Samuel De Ortas, printer of Christopher Colombus’s astronomical tables which aided in his discovery of the New World. Glimpse the first traces of the written word.

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Rabbi Reuven Goldstein

Curator, Witness To History

Thursday August 2, 2018 11:25am - 12:15pm PDT
Room 1