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Title
Purim theme
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Woods, Jon
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1961
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated February 28, 1961 reads, "Michael Sandler, 15, 15963 Valley Vista Blvd., Encino, reads from Hebrew scroll recounting origin of Jewish holiday of Purim as Rabbi Ben Zion Bergman, spiritual leader of Valley Beth Shalom, Encino, looks on. Michael Berke, 4, 17009 Cotter Pl., Encino, holds gragger, or noisemaker, children use during temple services."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00123821
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d027_f28_i15
CARL0005413291
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/55476
Subject
Valley Beth Shalom (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Purim--California--Los Angeles
Judaism--California--Los Angeles--Customs and practices
Rabbis--California--Los Angeles
Teenage boys--California--Los Angeles
Boys--California--Los Angeles
Torah scrolls
Menorahs--California--Los Angeles
Synagogues--California--Encino (Los Angeles)
Encino (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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