Israel's charter

Israel's charter
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Title: Israel's charter

Caption: "Israel's charter--Albert Hollander, a Yeshiva College biblical student, reads Israel declaration of independence at ceremonies in Young Israel of Eastern Parkway, 937 Eastern Parkway. Also participating, left to right, were Assemblyman Irwin Steingut, Rabbi Harold B. Kanotopsky of the center, and Harold M. Jacobs, its president." Image includes large menorah in foreground.

Date: 1948
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
On verso: date stamped: May 17, 1948; "Eagle staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Social Welfare
Subject: Young Israel of Eastern Parkway (New York, N.Y.)
Jewish community centers
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
ID: SWEL 0404