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Synagogue Detective

Sarah Ferdman Tauben documents in her book Traces of the Past – Montreal's Early Synagogues the development of Montreal's Jewish community from the 1880s until 1945. Much like a detective, she has pored over historic city maps and directories, sepia-coloured photos, brittle newspaper articles and long forgotten anniversary publications to track the locations of Montreal’s early synagogues.

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