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Jewish Women on the Map - "Barbara's Bench"


"Barbara's Bench"
City Beach Park
83864 Sandpoint, ID
United States

"Barbara's Bench" is a memorial bench dedicated to community volunteers that make Sandpoint special, especially Barbara Veraniam, "a woman of vision who truly cared about community a worked tirelessly to create a cleaner, healthier and more peaceful planet." Among her many activities, Barbara organized the Jewish Community of Sandpoint until her death in 2004. ("Yes, Virginia, there are Jewish people in North Idaho!!")

Official marker (memorial, statue, gravestone, plaque, etc.)
JWA use only on jwa.org

Submitted by

ellen weissman

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Jewish Women's Archive. ""Barbara's Bench"." (Viewed on April 18, 2014) <http://jwa.org/onthemap/barbaras-bench>.