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Jewish Women on the Map - Original Shoney's Restaurant

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Original Shoney's Restaurant
Kanawha Boulevard
Charleston, WV
United States

The first restaurant in the Shoney's chain was founded in 1947 by Betty and Alex Schoenbaum. In 2009, their daughter Emily designed a monument (a 14-foot-tall pillar!) to mark the original restaurant.

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Lisa

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Original Shoney's Restaurant." (Viewed on April 19, 2014) <http://jwa.org/onthemap/original-shoneys-restaurant>.