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Postcard of the Sir Albert Sassoon Synagogue, Baghdad, 1927

Sir Albert Sassoon Synagogue, Baghdad

Sir Albert Abdallah David Sassoon, Bart. was an Anglo-Indian merchant; head of the house of David Sassoon & Co., born in Baghdad 1817; died in Brighton, England in 1896. The Sassoons were known as “the Rothschilds of the East.”

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