Judaism August 19, 2013: Mediation fails in conflict over Touro Synagogue, celebrates 250th anniversary

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Mediation fails in conflict over Touro Synagogue, celebrates 250th anniversary

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Examiner.com, August 19, 2013, 6:43 PM MST

The Sephardic Orthodox Congregation dates back to 1658, and the synagogue is the oldest in the United States. Architect Peter Harrison designed the structure in the Palladian style, and it was completed in 1763.

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The Sephardic Orthodox Congregation dates back to 1658, and the synagogue is the oldest in the United States. Architect Peter Harrison designed the structure in the Palladian style, and it was completed in 1763.
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