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Israel Goldstein

(1896-1986)

 
 
Israel Goldstein Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 17, 2015
1. Israel Goldstein Marker
Inscription. Born & educated in this city, this leader of the Zionist movement, author, and conservative rabbi presided over many organizations, including the Jewish Nation Fund (1933-43), Zionist Organization of America (1943-61), & American Jewish Congress (1951-58), and was a founder of Brandeis College. He moved to Israel in 1961.
 
Erected 2002 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 55.418′ N, 75° 10.182′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on S. Broad St.. Click for map. The marker is in front of South Philadelphia High School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2101 S Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19148, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eddie Gottlieb (within shouting distance of this marker); Tommy Loughran (approx. 0.3 miles away); Moyamensing Prison (approx. 0.7 miles away); Stephen Girard (1750 -1831) (approx. 0.8 miles away); Federal Street Burial Ground (approx. 0.9 miles away); "Pat's King of Steaks" (approx. 0.9 miles away);
Israel Goldstein Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 17, 2015
2. Israel Goldstein Marker
Police Department Philadelphia (approx. 0.9 miles away); Union Local 274, American Federation of Musicians (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Also see . . .  Israel Goldstein - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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