• Created Date
  • ca. 1956-1957
  • Description
  • Major (Rabbi) Joseph B. Messing, a chaplain in the US Army at Fort Lewis, led Seattle's Temple Beth Am congregation during its first year, 1956-1957. When he retired from the Army, Messing was the Senior Jewish Chaplain in the Army. Handwritten on verso: Rabbi Joel Messing. University Herald. (Name corrected by son, 3/21/2013)PH Coll 1089.3.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2010