Hebrew Union Congregation - Greenville, Mississippi
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 33° 24.587 W 091° 03.657
15S E 680309 N 3698397
Quick Description: Historical marker commemorating historic Jewish Temple in Greenville.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 2/21/2008 7:34:58 PM
Waymark Code: WM379X
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member jdwms_1950
Views: 19

Long Description:

Hebrew Union Congregation

Organized 1880, succeeding a congregation formed 1871.  Once the state's largest Jewish temple.  Two of Greenville's early mayors, the first merchant, public officials, leaders in literature, education, business, law, and civic affairs worshiped here.  Replacing a wooden temple built 1882, the present temple was built in 1906. ~ text of marker

Date Installed:: 1999/01/01

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Related Website:: [Web Link]

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