Haym Salomon


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Noun1.Haym Salomon - American financier and American Revolutionary War patriot who helped fund the army during the American Revolution (1740?-1785)
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It also contains material relating to Jews in the wars of the United States, correspondence of the Jews with George Washington, and items relating to Haym Salomon.
During the Revolution, Madison turned to Haym Salomon, a Polish-born financier who offered loans well below market rate to members of the Continental Congress.
She focuses on performances; anniversary and holiday celebrations; Jewish military service; textbooks for school children; and the effort to memorialize Haym Salomon, remembered as the financer of the American Revolution.
Among those who remained in New York during the early days of the war was Haym Salomon.
No heritage is complete without heroes, and Wenger closes the book by assessing the many faces of Haym Salomon remembrances.