[Hebrew Institute Building Fund Committee]

Description:

Letterhead stationary for the Hebrew Institute Building Fund Committee outlining all the donors for the institute and their monetary contributions. The building, designed by the architectural firm of Field and Clarkson, was constructed between April and August of 1914 in the 800 block of Taylor Street in Fort Worth, Texas at a cost of $14,668. The top left corner of the document shows an architectural drawing of the building.

Creator(s): Hebrew Institute. Board.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1913~  
Partner(s):
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1913~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Date
1920~  
Description:

Letterhead stationary for the Hebrew Institute Building Fund Committee outlining all the donors for the institute and their monetary contributions. The building, designed by the architectural firm of Field and Clarkson, was constructed between April and August of 1914 in the 800 block of Taylor Street in Fort Worth, Texas at a cost of $14,668. The top left corner of the document shows an architectural drawing of the building.

Note:

Additional information about this item: The building’s first floor housed the Hebrew School, the rabbi’s study, a meeting room, and library; the second floor housed a kitchen, auditorium, and banquet hall; the third floor, a gymnasium, showers, and locker rooms. During WWI and WWII, it served as a center for Jewish soldiers. The building was purchased by the Danciger family in 1951 for use as an office building and later razed.

Physical Description:

1 p. : ill. ; 29 x 22 cm.

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Keyword(s): Jewish communities | institutes | Hebrew Institute | committees | Building Fund Committee | donors
Partner:
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FWJA-CAS-HebInst-000-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117173
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text