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Welcome New Members: Ira & Barbara Lipman

Published on Apr 26, 2017

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

Emma Lazaraus

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

1883
First Mill Street Synagogue

The little synagogue on Mill Street was the first structure designed and built to be a synagogue in continental North America. 

1730