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Curious City

This Synagogue’s Story Mirrors The History Of Jewish Migration Across Chicago

Author and Jewish historian Dr. Irving Cutler gives you a colorful account of Chicago’s Jewish history through the lens of seven synagogues. His guide lays out milestones across several denominations and ethnic groups, and includes personal insights you won’t find in history books! It’s his answer to Curious Citizen Elias Saltz’s question: 

Where were the largest Jewish neighborhoods in Chicago, and what were they like?

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