Kōrero: Jews

City synagogues

City synagogues

Throughout the second half of the 19th century, Jewish communities in several New Zealand towns and cities grew large enough for synagogues to be built. The traditional Jewish wedding pictured here was held at Christchurch’s synagogue in 1901.

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Christchurch City Libraries

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Stephen Levine, 'Jews - 19th-century immigration', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1237/city-synagogues (accessed 28 November 2020)

He kōrero nā Stephen Levine, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005