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Thurman, Mordecai Manuel, Rabbi, 1908-1985



  • Existence: 1908-05-17-1985-12-30- 1908 May 17 - 1985 December 30 - 1985-12-30

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Rabbi Thurman Collection

Identifier: SC-MS-096

Actively involved with the religious, civic, and cultural life of the community, Rabbi Mordecai Thurman was Rabbi for Wilmington's Temple of Israel, the oldest Jewish temple in North Carolina, from 1936 until 1945. This collection contains oversized volumes of cantor's music in Hebrew, loose leaves of printed music, Yiddish posters, Hebrew choral manuscripts in parts Haggadah (Hebrew-English), an oral history with Trudi Rosenthal of the Holocaust and Rabbi Thurman's last sermon.

Dates: Undated