• Created Date
  • September 1939
  • Description
  • In 1939, Rabbi Isidore Kahan arrived in Seattle with his wife and two daughters to serve as rabbi for both Ezra Bessaroth and Sephardic Bikur Holim congregations. The arrangement only lasted for a short time, and Rabbi Kahan continued to serve as the rabbi for Ezra Bessaroth until his retirement in 1959.Handwritten on verso: Rabbi Isidore Kahan.Note from donor file: Rabbi Kahan and boys: Meir Benjamin Varon (left, front), in front of Torah. Se... more
    In 1939, Rabbi Isidore Kahan arrived in Seattle with his wife and two daughters to serve as rabbi for both Ezra Bessaroth and Sephardic Bikur Holim congregations. The arrangement only lasted for a short time, and Rabbi Kahan continued to serve as the rabbi for Ezra Bessaroth until his retirement in 1959.Handwritten on verso: Rabbi Isidore Kahan.Note from donor file: Rabbi Kahan and boys: Meir Benjamin Varon (left, front), in front of Torah. Sephardic Bikur Holim; three Bar Mitzvah boys Leon Uziel, Moe Azose and Meyer Varon, Sept. 1939.PH Coll 650 Strauss, Naomi Kahan.2. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
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    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