Levi Sheftall Tanakh and Prayer Book

Levi Sheftall Tanakh and Prayer Book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Levi Sheftall Tanakh and Prayer Book
Dates: 1700s
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (1 oversized box)
Abstract:The collection consists of the old family Tanakh of Levi Sheftall and an old Prayer Book, both in English.
Coll. Number: ms2574

Biographical/Historical Note

Levi Sheftall, son of Benjamin Sheftall, born in the city of Savannah, on the 12th of December, 1739, died 26th January, 1809, aged 69 years, 1 month, 14 days. -- http://www.jewish-history.com/occident/volume1/nov1843/savannah2.html


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Bible. O.T.
Judaism--Prayers and devotions.
Prayer books--Georgia--Savannah.
Prayer books.
Religious texts.
Sheftall, Levi, 1739-1809

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Levi Sheftall Bible and Prayer Book, undated. MS 2574. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collctions of this repository: Sheftall family memorabilia, 1774-1942; Keith Read collection, Levi Sheftall family papers.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS BoxItem
11Family Bible of Levi Sheftall
2Prayer Book