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Synagogues

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 233 Collections and/or Records:

Adele Karsh Remembering JCRS, 2005 May 29

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Identifier: B353.09.0002.00001
Overview Video of Adele Karsh sharing memories about the JCRS and her grandfather Dr. Charles Spivak.

Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1972-1984

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Identifier: B114.05.0001.0001
Overview The Albuquerque Jewish community dates from 1863 when German Jew Aaron Zeckendorf opened a store in Old Town. "Congregation Albert 1897-1972" documents Albuquerque Jews' subsequent participation in the political and cultural life of the Albuquerque community. Newspaper materials focus on activities and rabbinic opinions in the mid-1980s.

Beatrice Sanders on Temple Aaron, 1979 May 12

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00064
Overview Interview discusses the Sanders family, Temple Aaron and Jewish Community in Trinidad, Colorado.

Beck Archives Congregations Collection

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Identifier: B115
Overview This collection contains materials intentionally assembled by Beck Archives. Materials relate to past and present Jewish congregations, which were or still are located in Denver, Colorado, or the western United States. Materials are originals or copies of items dating from 1906-2004, including receipts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters, member and founder lists, event programs, invitations, legal documents, interview transcripts, brochures, slichos, Hebrew Bibles, and...

Beth Israel Congregation (Greeley, Colo.) Records

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Identifier: B126
Overview Most of Greeley's early Jews were Orthodox and services were held in private homes until 1925 when Beth Israel Congregation was formed in Greeley, Colorado and houses were rented for services. In 1952 Beth Israel had it's first synagogue when it purchased a former church in 1952 and incorporated in June 1953. Among the leaders of the Congregation were members of the Winograd family. Abe Winograd was Collection contains financial records, correspondence, administrative records, programs,...

Beth Jacob Synagogue at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, between 1925-1935

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Identifier: B002.04.0215.0032.00005
Overview Interior view of the synagogue at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS). The Mashgiach (kosher supervisor) for the JCRS sits on a chair on the bimah. The synagogue was erected in 1911 by Isaac Solomon in memory of his son Jacob. It was rebuilt in the form seen here in 1925 after a fire. At some later point it came to be known as the JCRS Isaac Solomon Synagogue. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along...

Beth Joseph Synagogue

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Identifier: B063.06.0034.0003.00001
Overview Interior view of the alter in Beth Joseph Synagogue.

Billings, Montana, 1977-1978

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Identifier: B114.04.0001.0005
Overview A few Jewish merchants settled in Billings in 1884, but a community began only after 1900. Congregation Beth Aaron was formed in Billings in 1918. The Jewish population grew and declined mainly with the boom (1950s) and bust (1960's) of the oil business. By 1979, there were approx. 30-40 Jewish families in Billings.

Blazing the Trail: An Early History of Denver’s Jewish Community, 2009

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00007
Overview Brief description of several early Jewish leaders of commerce, philanthropy, religion, and community as well as several Jewish lawyers, doctors, merchants, and politicians in Colorado.

BMH Graduation Services, 1933

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Identifier: B063.06.0022.00026
Overview Graduates on stage at Beth HaMedrosh Hagodol with two rabbis. The women wear white robes while the men wear black robes and Talit, prayer shawls.