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Bring Out Your Dead

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Today in Tablet Magazine, Adam Chandler looks at the oldest Jewish cemetery in North America, in Manhattan’s Chinatown, and its two cousins, all part of a congregation founded in 1654 by Portuguese Jews who had fled from Brazil. Their path uptown traced the development of the city itself.

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