Temple Israel
Artifact Details

Date Range: Dedicated September 19. 1884
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Association: Temple Israel
Object Number: 1992.01.001

Museum Nomenclature

Category: Built Environment Artifacts
Classification: Structures, Ceremonial Structures
Object Name: Synagogue

Object Description

Synagogue built in 1884 on land donated by Horace Tabor. The building was formally dedicated on Rosh Hashanah on Friday, September 19, 1884. The building was in continuous use as a synagogue for about 30 years until early to mid 1910s. It then sat empty for about 25 years until the later 1930s when the building was sold.

Object Use

Originally build to be a house of worship for the Leadville Jewish people of the 1880s on.

Keywords: All, Building, Judaica,

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Temple Israel Foundation
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Leadville, Colorado 80461

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