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us: Anshe Chesed Congregation (Cleveland, Ohio)

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  • Variants

    • us: Cleveland (Ohio). Anshe Chesed Congregation
    • us: Israelitic Anshe Chesed Society of Cleveland (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • us: Eagle Street Synagogue (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • us: Scovill Temple (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • us: Euclid Avenue Temple (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • us: Scovill Avenue Temple (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • us: Fairmount Temple (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • us: Congregation Anshe Chesed (Cleveland, Ohio)
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1841
  • Related Terms

    • us: Israelitic Society of Cleveland (Cleveland, Ohio)
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Cleveland. Fairmount Temple, Anshe Chesed Congregation
  • Sources

    • found: NUCMC data from Congregation Rodeph Shalom Archives for Wolsey, L. Papers, 1901-1947 (Congregation Anshe Chesed, Cleveland, Ohio; later called Euclid Avenue Temple)
    • found: Gartner, L.P. History of the Jews of Cleveland, c1978: p. 30, etc. (Anshe Chesed Congregation formed 1841 (chartered 1842) by some members of the Israelitic Society of Cleveland; in 1845 the 2 bodies combined as Anshe Chesed Congregation (also briefly known as Israelitic Anshe Chesed Society of Cleveland); Eagle Street Synagogue [referred to as Anshe Chesed]; Anshe Chesed moved to Scovill Avenue in 1887 and known as Scovill Temple; to Euclid Avenue in 1912 and became known as Euclid Avenue Temple)
    • found: Grabowskii, J.J. A guide to Jewish hist. sources in the History Lib. of the Western Reserve Hist. Soc., 1983 (Anshe Chesed Congregation; chartered 1842; known as Eagle Street Synagogue (1845); Scovill Avenue Temple (1887); Euclid Avenue Temple (1912) and Fairmount Temple (1957); originally Orthodox, had evolved into Reform congregation by mid 1970's)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: Cleveland. Fairmount Temple, Anshe Chesed Congregation)
    • found: Phone call to Fairmount Temple, 7-24-87 (Anshe Chesed Congregation is legal name; appears on letterhead as Anshe Chesed Congregation; Fairmount Temple)
  • Change Notes

    • 1987-07-31: new
    • 2016-02-29: revised
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