$1,000,000 Reform Temple to Be Built in Columbus; Ground Broken
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$1,000,000 Reform Temple to Be Built in Columbus; Ground Broken

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Ground-breaking ceremonies were held today for a $1,000,000 house of worship for Temple Israel. The new building, which will include a number of schoolrooms, will be ready for occupancy in September, 1959.

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The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund