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Spokane in Spokane County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Temple Beth Shalom

House of Peace - 1892

 
 
Temple Emanuel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jerry Klinger
1. Temple Emanuel Marker
Inscription.  Jews have participated in the social, economic and political life of the Pacific Northwest from the earliest period of exploration and settlement. Temple Emanu-El, erected at 3th and Madison was the first permanent Jewish House of Worship in Washington State, 1892. The synagogue, designed by the noted Spokane architect Herman Preusse, remained at this site until 1934."
 
Erected 2003 by Spokane City-County Office of Historic Preservation, Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation.
 
Location. 47° 39.178′ N, 117° 25.689′ W. Marker is in Spokane, Washington, in Spokane County. Marker is at the intersection of North Madison Street and 3rd Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Madison Street. Marker is located on the east outer wall of the car dealership. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1208 W 3rd Avenue, Spokane WA 99201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Great Fire of 1889 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Battle of Four Lakes
Temple Emanuel Marker image. Click for full size.
2. Temple Emanuel Marker
(approx. 10.1 miles away); Lucy Friedlander Covington (1910 – 1982) (approx. 13.3 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Temple Emanuel merged with Temple Beth Shalom
 
Also see . . .  Our History (Temple Beth Shalom). (Submitted on May 28, 2019.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 92 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Better photo of the marker; photo of the marker within its surroundings • • Can you help?
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