|Tashlich prayer on the Brooklyn Bridge, 1919.|
The Near Year prayer is traditionally said at a body
of water where the worshipper "casts" his/her sins
In honor of the Jewish New Year, we offer a series of pictures of Rosh Hashanna 100 years ago in New York.
|Tashlich (1909) and here|
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|Lining up for shoe shines on the eve of Rosh Hashanna |
|Rosh Hashanna prayers (circa 1905)|
and here and here
|In front of a synagogue on Rosh Hashanna (circa 1910)|
|Boy in prayer shawl (1911)|