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Welcome New Members: Bess Castagnello and her fiancé Simcha Fern

Published on Mar 13, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our new members to our growing Shearith Israel family.  We look forward to getting to know Bess and Simcha.

Crosby Street Synagogue

 In 1834 the congregation built a new synagogue on Crosby Street, between Broom and Spring Street.

1834
Emma Lazaraus

Emma Lazarus is best known for her famous poem, “The New Colossus,” inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty. 

1883