Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

[Main sanctuary at new synagogue, Beth-El Congregation]

Description: Panoramic photograph of the interior of of the synagogue of the Beth-El Congregation at 4900 Briarhaven Rd in Fort Worth which was completed in August of 2000. The photograph was taken from the balcony. The seating on the floor fills the bottom half of the photo while large stained-glass windows fill the back wall.
Date: 2000
Creator: Fittipaldi, Mary Ann
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Menorah Sculpture]

Description: Menorah Sculpture cast in bronze by artist Gene Owens. The sculpture was created in 1962 for the Galveston Street entrance to the new religious-school wing of Beth-El Congregation. In the summer of 2000, the sculpture was moved to the congregation's new building at 4900 Briarhaven Rd., where this picture was taken in 2002. Beth-El's archivist, Hollace Weiner, stands behind the sculpture.
Date: 2002
Creator: Owens, Gene
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

Cowboys of Color Rodeo

Description: Poster with the caption "Cowboys of Color Rodeo." Four men are standing in the dirt of an arena. Behind them, a fifth man stands between two horses. A boy and a girl are each sitting atop a horse.
Date: 2006-08-04T23:53:38
Creator: Thomas, Fly
Partner: Cowtown Coliseum

[Chapel]

Description: Color photograph of the small sanctuary in Beth-El Congregation's building at 4900 Briarhaven Road in Fort Worth.
Date: 2001
Creator: Wilson, Ray
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Exterior, Beth-El Congregation]

Description: Color photograph of the exterior of Beth-El Congregation's building at 4900 Briarhaven Road, Fort Worth, which was constructed in 2000. The stone menorah, prominently displayed on the side of the building in relief, was removed from the facade of Beth-El's previous synagogue and placed at the entrance to the new building. A matching menorah flanks the other side of the entrance.
Date: 2001
Creator: Wilson, Ray
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Stained-Glass Window Mural]

Description: Color photograph of the stained-glass mural "Sunset" designed in 1979 by Fort Worth artist Evaline Sellers. The stained-glass mural was moved to the new congregation at Briarhaven Road in 2000.
Date: 2001
Creator: Wilson, Ray & Sellers, Evaline
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

[Barrel Racing at Cowtown Coliseum]

Description: Photograph of a woman riding a white horse in an arena. They are turning to the right to go around a barrel that is cut off at the left edge of the image. Behind her, people are standing around the gates and sitting in the bleachers.
Date: 2003-12-27T10:41:11
Partner: Cowtown Coliseum