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Royal edict forbidding Jews entry because they bring disease

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.547

Edict issued on order of George, King of Great Britain, France, Ireland, etc., Guardian of the Faith and Georg Ludwig, Prince of the Roman Empire, Brownschweig and Luneburg, concerning an epidemic that may be spread by itinerant Jews, therefore forbidding entry in the lands under their sovereignty. This handbill is one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Date
1720 October 08  (publication/distribution)
Geography
publication : Hannover (Germany)
Language
German
Classification
Posters
Object Type
Handbills (tgm)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:09:00
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