Kehilath Jacob

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Centre Avenue near Taylor
Chicago, IL

Meites' History of the Jews of Chicago records that Kehilath Jacob was founded in 1890. It originally met on Pacific Avenue, and then in a residence at Kramer and Jefferson. In 1908, it purchased a building at Centre (now Racine) near Taylor from a French Church. In 1915, it moved to a new synagogue at Douglas and Hamlin.



1908 - 1915

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