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Temple Beth-El (Williamsburg, Va.)

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Emeric Fischer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01578
Scope and Contents Speeches, invocations, eulogies, clipppings, and photographs of Emeric Fischer and his involvement with the law school of the College of William and Mary and the Temple Beth El Synagogue.

Beatrice Legum Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01580
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of the events and activities of Temple Beth El in Williamsburg, VA. The book begins in 1959 and includes photographs, newspaper clippings, programs, and hand drawings of the synagogue. Cumulatively, it tells of the formation of the synagogue and its early involvement with the greater Williamsburg community.

Temple Beth El Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00201
Content Description Two albums containing pictures, brochures, advertisements, and newspaper clippings from Temple Beth El of Williamsburg, Virginia. Founded in 1959, the scrapbooks highlight one of the building renovations that began in 1989. The Synagogue was formerly the Foster Gift shop. In 1968, it was purchased from Colonial Williamsburg, and moved from its foundation on Francis Street to its Jamestown Road location and serves as the temple for the Jewish congregation of Williamsburg. The scrapbooks...