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Ligonier in Noble County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Ahavath Scholom Temple

(Lovers of Peace)

 
 
Ahavath Scholom Temple Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
1. Ahavath Scholom Temple Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated: September 1889
Last Jewish Service was held
in 1954

   The Ligonier Historical Society held a ceremony commemorating the 100th anniversary of the dedication of the Jewish temple, and rededicated it as the Ligonier Historical Museum on Sunday, September 17, 1989.

This building is listed on the
National Register of Historic Places

 
Location. 41° 27.7′ N, 85° 35.331′ W. Marker is in Ligonier, Indiana, in Noble County. Marker can be reached from S. Main Street south of W. 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 503 S. Main Street, Ligonier IN 46767, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ahavath Sholom (here, next to this marker); Ben Glaser (approx. 0.2 miles away); Solomon Mier (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frederick W. Straus (approx. 0.2 miles away); Isaac Cavin (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Ligonier Train Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chief Papakeecha’s House (approx. 6.3 miles away); Papakeechie's Reserve (approx. 6.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ligonier.
 
Also see . . .
1. Noble County Jewish History
Ahavath Scholom Temple image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
2. Ahavath Scholom Temple
. An article from the Indiana Historical Bureau. (Submitted on April 6, 2014.) 

2. History and Architecture of Ahavath Sholom. From a blog on the Ligonier temple. (Submitted on September 3, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.) 

3. Sholom, Ligonier! Part One. From the Indiana Historical Bureau blog "Researching, remembering, and marking Hoosier history with the Indiana Historical Bureau". (Submitted on September 3, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.) 

4. Sholom, Ligonier! Part Two. From the Indiana Historical Bureau blog "Researching, remembering, and marking Hoosier history with the Indiana Historical Bureau". (Submitted on September 3, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.) 
 
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Entrance to Ahavath Scholom Temple image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 1, 2014
3. Entrance to Ahavath Scholom Temple
Marker is on right side of entrance
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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