South Street Temple [RG6150.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG6150.AM:  South Street Temple (Lincoln, Nebraska)

Letters; card: 2020
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska
Size:  One folder; 6 items

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one folder containing an oversized card and five additional letters of support sent to the South Street Temple after the building was vandalized on January 13, 2020.  On February 21, 2020, the Lincoln Police Department arrested Noah Miller and charged him with criminal mischief/hate crime for spray painting a swastika and racial epithets on the temple building.

Note:  The Nebraska History Museum holds a "Stronger Than Hate" yard sign that was displayed at the South Street Temple following the vandalism.

INVENTORY

Card and letters of support for the South Street Temple

 

Subject headings:

Antisemitism -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
B’nai Jeshurun Congregation (Lincoln, Nebraska)
Lancaster County (Nebraska) -- Synagogues
Lincoln (Nebraska) -- Synagogues
South Street Temple (Lincoln, Nebraska)
Vandalism

 

TMM     03-10-2020

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