Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Yisroel Moshe Saks

ישראל משה ב"ר

First Rabbi, Cong B’nai Abraham Anshe Russia, Philadelphia

Date of Death: Mon. August 26, 1889 - Av 29 5649

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Cemetery Details
5500 Market St (near 55th Street)
Philadelphia, PA 19139
United States

Phone: 215-922-5446
Fax: 215-922-1550
Contact: Louis Kessler


Cemetery Map:

Notes: Visits to this cemetery are by appointment only. Call or email the Mikveh Israel office for an appointment and expect to pay $25. Main Office and Archives & Artifacts 44 N. 4th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106-2197

Directions to Kever: Congregation Mikveh Israel 55th Street Cemetery is located in Philadelphia, The cemetery is open to the public only once a year on the Sunday before Yom Kippur. For other times or a private tour contact the Mikveh Israel office at (215) 922-5446 or via email: Location: See picture below

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Cong B’nai Abraham Anshe Russia  (c. 1923), located at 521-527 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, where it still stands today (2020), Credit: George Mark Wilson Photograph Collection, Library Company of Philadelphia

Photo Caption: Photo Caption: Cong B’nai Abraham Anshe Russia as it stands today, Credit: Google

Credit: Asher Lowy, Lakewood, NJ

Credit: Asher Lowy, Lakewood, NJ

Credit: Asher Lowy, Lakewood, NJ

Credit: Cemetery location map

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