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Cnesses Israel Synagogue

 
 
Cnesses Israel Synagogue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, July 24, 2009
1. Cnesses Israel Synagogue Marker
North side of two sided marker
Inscription. Upon this site stood Cnesses Israel Synagogue, the first Jewish congregation in Brown County dedicated September 4, 1904 (24 Elul 5664). Designed by local architect Henry A. Foeller, the synagogue was Moorish in design and had two octagonal towers flanking a central arched entry.
 
Erected 2005 by Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 494.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 44° 30.793′ N, 88° 0.393′ W. Marker is in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in Brown County. Marker is at the intersection of Pine Street and North Jackson Street, on the right when traveling east on Pine Street. Click for map. Marker is on the southwest corner of the intersection of Pine and Jackson Streets, directly opposite Whitney Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 726 Pine Street, Green Bay WI 54304, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Green Bay Press-Gazette (approx. 0.3 miles away); Columbus Community Club (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Spirit of the Northwest (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birthplace Of The Packers
Cnesses Israel Synagogue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, July 24, 2009
2. Cnesses Israel Synagogue Marker
South side of two sided marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Hotel Northland (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brown County Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brown County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Curly Lambeau's Office Northern Building (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Green Bay.
 
Also see . . .  Cnesses Israel Synagogue. The congregation has moved to 222 S. Baird St., in Green Bay. (Submitted on July 12, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Cnesses Israel Synagogue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul F, July 24, 2009
3. Cnesses Israel Synagogue Marker
The site is now a vacant lot.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 987 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on , by Eric Kuntz of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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