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Wednesday, February 3, 2010
Wordless: Touro Synagogue
This is an image from the inside of Touro Synagogue located in Newport, Rhode Island.
It is the oldest existing US synagogue.
Jewish immigrants escaping persecution from Spain and Portugal came to Rhode Island in 1658.
Visit the main page for the synagogue
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