Shaari Zedek Synagogue

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Shaari Zedek Synagogue
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Shaari Zedek Synagogue is located in New York City
Shaari Zedek Synagogue
Shaari Zedek Synagogue is located in New York
Shaari Zedek Synagogue
Shaari Zedek Synagogue is located in the United States
Shaari Zedek Synagogue
Location767 Putnam Ave., Brooklyn, New York
Coordinates40°41′11.19″N 73°55′51.24″W / 40.6864417°N 73.9309000°W / 40.6864417; -73.9309000Coordinates: 40°41′11.19″N 73°55′51.24″W / 40.6864417°N 73.9309000°W / 40.6864417; -73.9309000
Arealess than one acre
ArchitectSchoen, Eugene
Architectural styleNeoclassical
NRHP reference #09000968 [1]
Added to NRHPDecember 4, 2009

Shaari Zedek Synagogue, also known as Congregation Achavat Achim and since 1944 as St. Leonard's Church, is a historic synagogue at 767 Putnam Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. It was built in 1909–1910 and is a two-story rectangular brick building with cast stone trim.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 1/25/10 THROUGH 1/29/10. National Park Service. 2010-02-05.
  2. ^ Kathy Howe (October 2009). "National Register of Historic Places Registration:Shaari Zedek Synagogue". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-02-20. See also: "Accompanying 13 photos".

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