[Interior of Beth-El Congregation Sanctuary]

Description:

Photograph of the interior of the second house of worship for Fort Worth's Reform Jewish congregation after being remodeled in 1981. This image was taken with the main lights turned off to show the sanctuary's 72 Castelli fiberglass lights, which evoke the imagery of a flock of doves. The stained glass in the background dates to the 1948 remodeling.

Creator(s): Lauer, Ralph
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 2000
Partner(s):
Beth-El Congregation Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 39
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Lauer, Ralph

"Ralph Lauer, for Beth-El Congregation Archives"

Date(s):
  • Creation: 2000
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
2000  
Description:

Photograph of the interior of the second house of worship for Fort Worth's Reform Jewish congregation after being remodeled in 1981. This image was taken with the main lights turned off to show the sanctuary's 72 Castelli fiberglass lights, which evoke the imagery of a flock of doves. The stained glass in the background dates to the 1948 remodeling.

Note:

In 1981 this worship area was renamed the Sol and Etta Brachman Sanctuary, in honor of the benefactors of the remodeling.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : col. ; 21 x 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): temples | Judaism | Jewish community
Contributor(s):
  • Architect : Cohen, John Mike John Mike Cohen of St. Louis; designed interior of the temple.
Partner:
Beth-El Congregation Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: BEA-PIX-BLD2-INT-002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth188537
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image