Temple Cemetery Historical Marker (Nashville - Davidson County)

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Temple Cemetery Historical Marker (Nashville - Davidson County)

Description

A historical marker in the Temple Cemetery erected by The Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County in 2004 reads: "The Temple Cemetery was established in 1851 with the purchase of three acres by the Hebrew Benevolent Burial Association and still serves Nashville's first Jewish congregation, The Temple, Ohabai Sholom. It blends early urban burial ground practices with picturesque elements of later Victorian garden cemeteries. The Temple Cemetery was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 2004."

Creator

Congregation Ohabai Sholom (Nashville - Davidson County)

Date

2004

Contributor

Johnson, Elizabeth, photographer.

Relation

The Temple (Nashville - Davidson County)

Coverage

9th Century; 20th Century

Citation

Congregation Ohabai Sholom (Nashville - Davidson County), “Temple Cemetery Historical Marker (Nashville - Davidson County),” Tennessee Jewish Heritage Digital Archive Project, accessed November 12, 2019, http://tennesseejewishheritage.org/items/show/107.

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