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dc.identifier.citation "Beth Jacob Congregation World War II banner of veterans." (1945) Rice University:
dc.description Silk banner embroidered with 220 names of World War II veterans associated with Beth Jacob Congregation, then located at 3847 Turnberry Circle, Houston, TX. Each name has a star next to it, including gold stars for those killed in action. A Star of David features in the center of the banner, which measures 8.75 feet in length. The banner was originally hung in Beth Jacob Congregation, which later merged into United Orthodox Synagogues in the 1960s. The banner was scanned in three parts at Fondren Library, and joined together digitally.
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dc.rightsPermission to examine physical and digital collection items does not imply permission for publication. Fondren Library’s Woodson Research Center / Special Collections has made these materials available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any uses beyond the spirit of Fair Use require permission from owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See
dc.title Beth Jacob Congregation World War II banner of veterans
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Indus PlanScan XL7000 scanner and PROView software. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, adobeRGB1998 color profile, at 300 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2018 circa 1945
dc.source.collection Beth Jacob Congregation World War II banner, MS 822, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc09040
dc.type.genre banner
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