Temple Aaron (Trinidad, Colo.)
Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: Temple Aaron was built in 1889 for Congregation Aaron that was made up of Jews from Colorado and New Mexico. The Victorian-Moorish synagogue was designed by architect Isaac Hamilton Rapp, who went on to help develop the "Santa Fe Style" of architecture. Source: Hornbein, M. The Jewish Brothers of Trinidad (Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Notes ; Volume 2, Number 3 (October 1979) page 1-4). Niederman, Sharon Temple Aaron [website] retrieved 9/10/2014.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Interview discusses the Sanders family, Temple Aaron and Jewish Community in Trinidad, Colorado.
Dates: 1979 May 12
Overview Interview covers Beatrice “Bee” and Gilbert Sanders, their family, Temple Aaron and the Jewish Community in Trinidad.
Dates: 1983 June 11
Overview History of Temple Aaron building and the organization, family histories of coming to Trinidad, Jewish community.
Dates: 1979 July 1