A Civil War Yiddish joke: #whatshouldwecalljudahbenjamin?

Judah Benjamin was the only Jewish member of Jefferson Davis’s cabinet (Attorney General, Secretary of War, and Secretary of State):

Judah Benjamin

More on Benjamin from Tablet and, of course, Wikipedia. And for another of my American historical artworks, see here.


Disclaimer: Nothing in this post should be in any way taken as an endorsement of the Confederacy or of Jake Featherston or of Mrs. Featherbottom.


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