Details for B'nai Abraham Synagogue (Atlas Number 5477008293)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5477008293


Marker Number 8293
Atlas Number 5477008293
Marker Title B'nai Abraham Synagogue
Index Entry B'nai Abraham Synagogue
Address 302 N. Park
City Brenham
County Washington
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 750507
UTM Northing 3340328
Subject Codes Jewish topics
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 302 N. Park Street, Brenham
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1893 for one of first Orthodox congregations in Texas. Founded 1885. Still serves the community. Strict Hebrew worship with segregation of men and women, no instrumental music, dietary laws and total historic prayer book adherence.