This is where you can find photographs and documents that expand on the other sections or haven't found a place elsewhere.
In the Media
B'nai Abraham was featured in "The Minnesota Preservationist" Issue 4, 2014 as, "One of the 10 BEST Historic Places of Worship"
B'nai Abraham was featured on Minnesota StarTribune on November 27, 2013
B'nai Abraham was featured in MinnPost on, August 8, 2013 They called it, "The most beautiful religious building on the Iron Range"
B'nai Abraham was featured on Minnesota Public Radio, July 8, 2013
Pat Surface and Spiritwood Music at B'nai Abraham - August 2014
Iron Range Jewish Curling Clubs from the 1950s
Northern Lights Concert on July 13, 2013
Photographs of B'nai Abraham's activities in 2012
Photographs of the Centennial Celebration - These were selected from photographs taken by Michael Phillips,
Leighton Siegel, Ellen Steinman,
Allan Apter and
The first use of the Sanford I. Berman Social Hall in Memory of Jennie and Alex Berman - was on July 5th, 2009 featuring an exhibit of
of Jewish Business and Businessmen following a concert which was part of the Northern Lights Music Festival.
Restoration underway and re-use begins - the B'nai Abraham Building transformation and events
Historical Overview - of Virginia and B'nai Abraham from 1893 to 2006
Places and Spaces and Treasures 2006 Virginia, Minnesota and B'nai Abraham
Stained Glass Windows - their history and dedication
Ritual Objects - A selection of many found at B'nai Abraham during 2005 - 2006
Interesting Objects - found in B'nai Abraham Synagogue.
Knesseth Israel Synagogue has preserve many of b'nai Abraham' objects
Pews and other Synagogue object finally return to their home - Over many years, Kenesseth Israel Synagogue in St. Louis Park, MN has cared for a number of B'nai Abraham pews and other Synagogue articles. Representative items have now returned to to their home at B'nai Abraham.
Eastern Europe and the Holocaust -Photos by Leighton Siegel taken in the 1980s
Klezmer Musicians in Concert Mark Stilman, Shelly Hanson and Sima Shumalovsky on August 19, 2012
Yevgeni Shapovalov The internationally acclaimed tenor from Israel at B'nai Abraham on July 6, 2012
Growing up Jewish in Virginia, MN from the mid 1920s through the early 1940s. Sam Siegel and Rolland Walt
Iron Range: Minnesota Building America- is a documentry produced by the Minnesota Humanities Center which, has a large segment about B'nai Abraham and WON a 2009 Regional Emmy Award.
Blessings - A Jewish History - a documentary of the history of Jews in the Northland seen on Public Television in 1998.
The St. Paul Talmud Torah visits B'nai Abraham in May , 2007
Documents and History
Exhibit - Summer of 2016: Architecture of Regional Houses of Worship
Dr. Charles Goodman - A history of Virginia's early 1900's Physician written by his daugter, Peggie Greuling.
Judge Myron Bright - Family photos and the story of a famous Iron Ranger
HOME ON THE RANGE - A wonderful collection of pictures, history and stories of the Eliashevitz and Krelitz families of Yurburg, Lithuania coming to America and settling on the Iron Range.
Comments and letters sent to B'nai Abraham
A variety of interesting documents
Speech given on Monday, June 9, 1941 at the
Federation for Jewish Service
by its secretary, Florence Dorfman
Virginia's extraordinary Jewish lawsuit of 1942