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Title
Torah dedication
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Dean, Gordon
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
1962
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 October 20, 1962 reads "Torah dedication, representing education and knowledge, the fundamental concepts in the Jewish faith, is observed by the spiritual leader and members of Congregation Beth Kodesh, Canoga park. The Torah, which contains the Five Books of Moses written in the original Hebrew language, will be paraded through the streets Oct. 28. Under the canopy are Cantors Morris Firestone and Shlomo Saltes and Rabbi Eli Schochet. Holding the four corners of the canopy are Ed Rifkin, Hy Groch, Mark Goodwin and Irving Lehrbaum."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00130429
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d035_f25_i7
CARL0005485953
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/61105
Subject
Congregation Beth Kodesh (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Jewish men--California--Los Angeles
Religious leaders--California--Los Angeles
Cantors (Judaism)--California--Los Angeles
Rabbis--California--Los Angeles
Torah scrolls
Religious articles--California--Los Angeles
Rites and ceremonies--California--Los Angeles
Judaism--Customs and practices
Canopies--California--Los Angeles
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Valley Times Collection photographs
Time Period
1961-1970

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