About the Author


Ellen Levitt

Ellen Levitt is a veteran teacher and writer who is a lifelong resident of Brooklyn, New York. She, her husband and daughters are members of the East Midwood Jewish Center in Brooklyn.

A link to her books on the Lost Synagogues is here: Jewish Genealogy Books Available Through Avotaynu 


Lost Synagogues of New York City

Photographs and history of shuls that have been turned into churches and community centers.

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