Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
4 x 5" gelatin silver negative
Full exterior view of Etz Chaim Synagogue, 267 Congress Street (at India Street), from southeast. Houses along Smith Street, at right. The synagogue opened at this location on 4 June 1922. Improvements to the grounds near the building, and a renovated entrance were dedicated at the time of this photograph in 1941.
In 1941, Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year) was on 22 September.
Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 16 September 1941.
"Etz Chaim Synagogue, 1941" (1941). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 163.
Portland, Me., East End, Munjoy Hill, Houses of worship, Synagogues, Jewish Community