Excerpts
 

Temple Beth Israel

Excerpts from the Dedication Book, 1950

Submitted by Robert Routman

 

Dedication Temple Beth Israel 5711 - 1950

Excerpts from the Dedication Book for the opening ceremonies of the Temple Beth Israel in Sharon.

The excerpts contain a history of the church in Sharon, as well as, mentions of many historical events in Sharon.  Lots of photos.

 

Who wrote the book?  See the Dedication Book Committee Page for a list of names of contributors and editors and photos.

 

Photo Index

Over 40 photographs indexed by name, including identified group photographs

Temple Beth Israel Board, 1950

Past Presidents of Temple Beth Israel

Past Rabbis of Temple Beth Israel

The Sisterhood, Temple Beth Israel

Temple Beth Israel Religious School and Faculty - 1950-51 

State Street, Sharon in 1870

 

Temple Beth Israel, Highland Road, Sharon, dedicated Dec. 8-10, 1950.  Click to enlarge photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chapter 1

Early years in Sharon, Plans for a place of worship

 

Chapter 2

J. M. Rabinowitz, Cantor; Kosher Meat Market.

 

Chapter 3 -

Sharon in 1870, New synagogue opens

 

Chapter 4 -

1910s, Ladies' Aid Society, Montefiore County Club

 

Chapter 5 -

Early 1920s, Simon Cohen given loving cup, education

 

Chapter 6 -

1920s, Synagogue on Shenango Street, House of Israel remodeled

 

Chapter 7 -

Sunday school,  Confirmation Class - 1916,  Sisterhood

 

Chapter 8 -

1930s, Maurice Moskovitz becomes Rabbi 

 

Chapter 9

Mid 1940s, The Trust Agreement, Temple Beth Israel Choir

 

Chapter 10 - Meyer M. Abramowitz accepts post as Rabbi, Construction of the Temple Beth Israel

 

Chapter 11 - Groundbreaking and cornerstone of the Temple Beth Israel

 

Chapter 12 - Dedication of the Temple Beth Israel

 

                      

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