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A Birthday Celebration for Curacao's Historic Synagogue
by Samuel D. Gruber
Forward, May 25, 2007
Celebration of the 275th anniversary of the Snoa — Curacao’s venerable synagogue built in 1732, home to Congregation Mikvé Israel-Emanuel, the oldest surviving synagogue in the Americas.
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Mikve Israel-Emanuel Congregation
United Congregation Mikvé Israel-Emanuel in Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles, is  the oldest Jewish congregation in the Americas.  Founded in 1651, the congregation has functioned continuously for almost 350  years.

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