Washington State Exhibition Hall

 Washington State Exhibition Hall


Pioneer Square, Seattle, Washington

Pioneer Square, Seattle, Washington


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— Places —

Bikur Cholim Free School to the Seattle Hebrew Academy:1899 – 2013

Chevra Bikur Cholim: Seattle’s First Orthodox Synagogue, 1889 – 1989

Congregation Herzl / Congregation Ner Tamid / Herzl-Ner Tamid of Seattle & Bellevue

Ohaveth Sholem, the First, Short-Lived Synagogue of Seattle

Sephardic Congregation Ahavath Achim: Seattle, Washington, 1909-1940

Sephardic Congregation Ezra Bessaroth, Seattle, Washington

The Early Years of the Jewish Community of Spokane, Washington

Temple De Hirsch Sinai: Seattle’s Reform Congregation, 1899 – Present 


–Pioneers —

Leon Behar, Sephardic Synagogue Theater Director, Seattle, Washington

Charles A. Greenberg, Jewish Merchant Pioneer of Republic, Washington

Henry Levi Leavitt: Jewish Pioneer in Hoquiam, Washington

David Kaufman: Pioneer Jewish Merchant & Tailor of Early Seattle

Sam Maimon, Merchant and La Boz Columnist , Seattle, Washington

Marcus Oppenheimer: Jewish Namesake of the Washington Town of “Marcus.”

Benjamin Marcus Priteca, Architect of Famous Synagogues and Movie Theaters, Seattle, Washington

George Adolf Reich, MD, Seattle Physician: His Washington Years

Edward S. Salomon: Jewish Territorial Governor of Washington

Hannah Pelz Schwartz, House Mother of the Seattle Settlement House

The Large Toklas Family, Pioneer Jewish Merchants of Washington State & More

Seattle Street Scene circa 1900.

Seattle Street Scene circa 1900.