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Yom Kippur - the Jewish Day of Atonement

Jewish Religious Celebration, iconic image
10/10/1864
Twenty-five hours of fasting amongst the Jewish community marked Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, across the United States.  (By John Osborne)

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