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Historical NameAkron Jewish Center

Year Built1928
Building Type


Current NameSchool/Theatre/Cinema

Name of Builder 1Fichter & BrookerCompany

Name of Builder 2

Name of Builder 3

ListingNRHP, 7/24/86

Ohio Historic Inventory, 1978

DescriptionThis Romanesque Revival building is in good condition, stands on its original site and is altered.

StyleRomanesque Revival


SignificanceThe Center contributed greatly not only to the Jewish community but to the greater citizenry at

large through its varied programs. The building itself was a major work by this Akron firm.

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