Beth Joseph Synagogue

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Beth Joseph Synagogue
Beth Joseph Synagogue, Tupper Lake, NY.jpg
Beth Joseph Synagogue, Tupper Lake, NY
Beth Joseph Synagogue is located in New York
Beth Joseph Synagogue
Beth Joseph Synagogue is located in the US
Beth Joseph Synagogue
Location Lake and Mill Sts., Tupper Lake, New York
Coordinates 44°13′29″N 74°27′55″W / 44.22472°N 74.46528°W / 44.22472; -74.46528Coordinates: 44°13′29″N 74°27′55″W / 44.22472°N 74.46528°W / 44.22472; -74.46528
Area less than one acre
Built 1906 (1906)-1910
Architectural style Italianate, Vernacular Italianate
NRHP Reference # 88001441[1]
Added to NRHP September 1, 1988

The Historic Beth Joseph Tupper Lake Synagogue and Gallery is a historic synagogue located in Tupper Lake, Franklin County, New York. It was built in 1906, and is a 2 12-story, three-bay by five-bay, vernacular Italianate style frame building. It is sheathed in clapboard and has a false front that hides a steep gable roof. The front facade features a "sun dial" arch and rose window, round arched windows, and square corner towers. Also on the property is a contributing 2 12-story, hip-roofed frame dwelling built between 1906 and 1910.[2]:2, 4–5 The synagogue was closed for over three decades.[1] Today, it is the oldest synagogue in the Adirondack Mountains, but it is only open in the summer. It houses a small museum.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2015-11-01. [permanent dead link] Note: This includes Gilbert F. Hyde and Lynn Garofalini (December 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Beth Joseph Synagogue" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-11-01.  and Accompanying photographs

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