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    • Adath Jeshurun Synagogue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1920?
    • View showing the front exterior of the synagogue that was at the corner of 9th Street and 12th Avenue in South Minneapolis.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun Young People's League, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1937
    • Members of the Adath Jeshurun Young People's League posing for a cast photo of their production, "Headin' South." Youth organizations in synagogues offered opportunities for socializing and other types of group activities. Adath Jeshurun's youth...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota, showing workers with sign referring to the concrete pile-driving work. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties,...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • View of unidentified group outside on lawn. Possibly future construction site of temple, Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ground-breaking ceremony? Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • View of unidentified men standing outside. Possibly future construction site of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters,...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • View of unidentified group outside on lawn. Possibly future construction site of temple, Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ground-breaking ceremony?Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota, showing structural framework of the synagogue building. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota, showing structural framework of the synagogue building. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota, showing structural framework of the synagogue building. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the Upper...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the Upper...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1959?
    • A photograph showing the front exterior of Adath Jeshurun Synagogue. Adath Jeshurun was founded 1884. It joined together two groups of Jews--immigrants from Russia and Romania--that had settled on Minneapolis's South Side. The building in the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota, showing workers with sign referring to the concrete pile-driving work. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties,...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo showing structural framing of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo showing nearly-completed facade of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Construction progress photo showing columns and partial facade of Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • Garden or courtyard wall at Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the Upper Midwest.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • View of interior wall in Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the Upper Midwest.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • View of interior wall and furniture in Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940 - 1960
    • View of interior wall and office in Adath Jeshurun, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the Upper...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Beth David Synagogue dinner, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1940?
    • Members of the Beth David congregation sit and stand at long tables. Beth David was a small Orthodox congregation located at Clinton and Isabel in St. Paul.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Beth El Synagogue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1948-02-17
    • A view showing the front exterior of the Beth El Synagogue. The congregation was created in 1921 by younger members of the North Side community who were interested in establishing a Conservative presence on the North Side. They conducted Torah...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Celebration for Tifereth congrgants, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1951?
    • A celebration held at either Emanuel Cohen Center or the basement of Tifereth B'nai Jacob for Tifereth congregants. Tifereth B'nai Jacob was an Orthodox Shul that was also referred to by Northsider's as the "Elwood Shul." The congregation merged...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Chapel at Beth El Synagogue on Penn Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1940?
    • Interior view of a darkened chapel at Beth El Synagogue with visible accent lighting. Ground for the first Beth El Synagogue was broken in 1925 and the building was completed in 1926.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Conference of Jewish Women, Minnesota

    • 194?
    • The context of the display is unknown. However, the two women in the photo are Mrs. Arthur Horwitz (left) and Mrs. H. Z. Mendow (right). Note the photos in the background display featuring prominent Minneapolis Jewish leaders, including Rabbi...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Congregation B'nai Abraham, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1922
    • View of the front exterior of Congregation B'nai Abraham, which occupied what was originally a Methodist church at the corners of 13th Avenue S. and 9th Street in Minneapolis. The Orthodox congregation was founded by Romanian Jews who settled in...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Congregation Mikro Kodesh Synagogue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1900?
    • View of the front exterior of th Mikro Kodesh Synagogue. One of several North Side Orthodox congregations, Mikro Kodesh was founded as Anshei Russia (Men of Russia), but changed it's name to Mikro Kodesh (Holy Assembly) several years later. The...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Congregation of the Russian Brotherhood, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1890-12-10
    • A contract between the Russian Brotherhood synagogue and Joe Isololen regarding payment for congregation membership. Payment amounts are specified, and the congregant is assigned seat 35A in the synagogue building.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Congregation Sons of Jacob, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1922
    • View of the front exterior of the Sons of Jacob building was located at College and Wabasha in downtown St. Paul. The Orthodox congregation was organized in 1872 by Polish Jews, and was the second Jewish congregation incorporated in the state.
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Constitution and By-Laws of Agudas Achim Synagogue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1919
    • The document is handwritten in Yiddish and describes the purpose of the organization and how the governing body and the congregation shall conduct business. The Agudas congregation was Orthodox, part of a small and diverse South Side community...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • David Scheinberg at his grocery store in Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1930
    • David Scheinberg was the proprietor of a grocery store on Minneapolis' South Side. The South Side had fewer Jewish households than the North Side, and included more immigrants from Romania, whereas the North Side had more from Russia, Poland and...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Exterior of Mount Zion Temple, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1954
    • Mt. Zion became the first Jewish congregation in Minnesota Territory, receiving its charter in 1857. The building in the photograph at 1300 Summit Avenue in St. Paul is the current home of the congregation. Designed by Eric Mendelsohn, the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • First Methodist Church, Lafayette, Minnesota

    • 1953
    • View of church building exterior, First Methodist Church, Lafayette, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • First Methodist Church, Lafayette, Minnesota

    • 1953
    • View of church building exterior, First Methodist Church, Lafayette, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • First Methodist Church, Lafayette, Minnesota

    • 1953
    • View of church building exterior, First Methodist Church, Lafayette, Minnesota. Liebenberg and Kaplan, Architects (1919-1969) designed private residences, commercial properties, including over 200 theaters, and many churches and synagogues in the...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Northwest Architectural Archives
    • Funeral of Rabbi Samuel Deinard, Temple Israel synagogue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1921
    • View of the large crowd gathered outside for the funeral of Rabbi Samuel Deinard, facing 24th Street and Emerson Avenue at Temple Israel synagogue in Minneapolis. Rabbi Deinard died from a heart attack just as temple members were gathering for Yom...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Funeral of Rabbi Samuel Deinard, Temple Israel synagogue, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1921
    • View of the large crowd gathered outside for funeral of Rabbi Samuel Deinard facing Temple Israel synagogue at 24th Street and Emerson Avenue in Minneapolis. Rabbi Deinard died from a heart attack just as temple members were gathering for Yom...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Graduation class of the St. Paul Hebrew Institute, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1945
    • A photograph showing members of the graduating class in caps and gowns. St. Paul differed from Minneapolis in that it supported two Hebrew schools rather than one centralized school. The Hebrew Institute and the Capitol City Hebrew School...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Groundbreaking ceremony at the Temple of Aaron, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1970
    • Five gentleman hold shovels to the ground at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Temple of Aaron synagogue on September 20th, 1970. Listed on the back from left to right: Allen Freeman, Dick Smith, Louis Lipschutz, Max Bearman and Alan Levey. The...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Hyman Berman in Boy Scout uniform, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1923
    • A young Hyman Berman stands in his Boy Scout uniform holdng semaphores. Scouting was available to both boys and girls. Although scouting's intent was in part to Americanize participants through civic service and outdoor recreation, the sponsors...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Interior view of Mount Zion Temple, Holly and Avon location, St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 1945 - 1955
    • Interior view of the third Mount Zion Temple (Holly Avenue and Avon Street location) taken from the center aisle facing the sanctuary during a ceremony that is possibly a wedding, with congregants and guests seated on both sides of the aisle. The...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives
    • Interview with Rabbi Bernard Raskas (1924 -2010), St. Paul, Minnesota

    • 2005-01
    • Rabbi Bernard Raskas (1924 - 2010), who led Temple of Aaron synagogue of St. Paul, Minnesota for 37 years, here gives a detailed account of his life and times as one of the most prominent leaders of the Twin Cities Jewish community. Highlights...
    • University of Minnesota Libraries, Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives

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