Phoenix Holocaust Memorial at Beth El Congregation

Beth El Congregation, 1118 W Glendale Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021

Smithsonian Institution’s Art Collection Listing

Waymarking Listing of Memorial
Waymarking Listing of Eternal Flame

Article: “Holocaust memorial project underway”, Phoenix Jewish News April 17, 1981
Describes the initiation of the project by 18 Holocaust Survivor families in late 1980 at the home of Hedy and Arthur Spitz.
$6,500 of the hoped for $10,000 had been pledged by the date of the article.
Harry Adler, served as the treasurer for the project and contributions were directed to the Beth El Congregation Holocaust Account.
“Beth El offers land” is highlighted above the article.

Article: “Holocaust memorial dedication June 14”, Phoenix Jewish News June 12, 1981
Announces the service, describes the memorial and the artist, Gale Dubrow, and quotes Rabbi Herbert Silberman.
The original artist, Gale DuBrow, was an ASU Graduate student when she designed the memorial.