Keywords: Group portraits
Shaarey Tphiloh was founded in 1904 by immigrants from Eastern Europe. While accommodating to American society, the Orthodox synagogue also has retained many of its traditions.
Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.
… infoStrong Historical Society Senior class portrait of Class of 1912 at Strong High School. Left to right: Elenora Richards, George Norton and…