Home > Back to Search Results > First synagogue in Texas... cornerstone laid by Masons...
Click image to enlarge 556862
Show image list »
Image039_tn
Image040_tn
Image041_tn
Image042_tn
Image043_tn
Image044_tn

First synagogue in Texas... cornerstone laid by Masons...



Item # 556862

June 10, 1870

DESERET EVENING NEWS, from Salt Lake City, Utah, dated June 10, 1870

* 1st Jewish synagogue in Texas
* Charles Dickens death (1st report)


On page 2 under "Texas" is a report headed: "Corner Stone Laid".

The brief but historic report, datelined "Galveston", reads:

* The corner stone of the first Jewish Synagogue in the State, was laid today by the Grand Lodge of Free Masons

Also on the same page is a 1st report on the death of famous author Charles Dickens. (see photos)

Small diamond-shape hole in the middle of each leaf, minor spine wear, otherwise very nice. 4 pages.

Discounted by 50% (as shown) through December 14, 2017!

Category: Post-Civil War

Available Now

$22.50