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Synagogue in Helsinki (Helsingfors)
Object Detail

Building Date
1906

Synagogue active dates

Reconstruction Dates

Community

Location
Finland | Helsinki
| Malminkatu St. 26

Style

Material/Technique

Construction Material
Brick

Summary and Remarks

Suggested Reconsdivuction

History/Provenance

Condition

Present Usage
Synagogue

Present Usage Details

Historical significance: Event/Period

Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore

Historical significance: Person

Architectural Significance: Style

Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration

Urban significance

Significance Rating
3 (National)

Condition of Building Fabric
A (Good)

Bibliography
Pirkko-Liisa Louhenjoki-Schulman, "Synagogues" in Dan Kantor et al. (eds), LeChaim! Kuvia Suomen juutalaisten historiasta - Images from the History of Jews in Finland (Helsinki, 2006), pp. 18-29 with ills.; Le guide culturel des juifs d'Europe (Paris: Seuil, 2002); Carol Herselle Krinsky, Synagogues of Europe: Architecture, History, Meaning (New York, 1985), p. 403; Vladimir Likhodedov, Synagogues (Minsk, 2007), ill. 461 on p. 236.

Short Name
Full Name
Volume
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Biography

Photographer
Unknown
Photograph Date
2011

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