Posts Tagged ‘ native americans ’

The First Jew Scalped for America

January 8, 2015
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The First Jew Scalped for America

Francis Salvador was a man of firsts. Salvador was born in 1747 to the wealthy Sephardic owners of a shipping firm. Struggling to rebuild their fortune after an earthquake in Lisbon destroyed much of the family’s business interests, Salvador left for South Carolina in 1773 to find work. There, he…

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Ten Lost Tribes

February 24, 2012
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In the Bible, the Land of Israel was divided into twelve areas, one for each tribe (except for the…

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The Jewish Indian Chief

November 24, 2011
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In 1888, the Acoma Pueblo Indians–a Native American tribe living in New Mexico–appointed Solomon Bibo as chief of their…

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The First Jew in Atlantis

April 28, 2011
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In 1585, Sir Walter Raleigh needed an expert…

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Native Americans: The Lost Tribe

November 25, 2010
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Looking at Jews and Native Americans side by side, you…

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