Back to top

Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement

Jewish Religious Celebration, iconic image
The commemoration of Yom Kippur is celebrated for 1862, year 5623 of the Jewish calendar.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
William H. Knight, ed., Bancroft's Handbook Almanac for the Pacific States: An Official Register and Year-Book of Facts for 1862 (San Francisco, CA:  H.H. Bancroft and Co., 1862), 2.  


How to Cite This Page: "Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College,