The mazelos were once a familiar sight in the shuls of the lower east side. One by one these historic interiors have been lost. Many have been converted into other uses, even luxury apartments in the case of the 8 th street shul. The traces of the people who once were there have literally been erased.
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We’ve Got Mazel: Stanton Street Shul’s mazelos paintings Lower East Side Jewish Conservancy October 19, 2008 Presented by: Beth Edelstein, Art Conservator, SBE Conservation LLC Miriam Aranoff, New York Landmarks Conservancy Elissa Sampson, Stanton Street Shul