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Adas Emuno Synagogue
Hoboken, Hudson County
This is the oldest surviving synagogue in New Jersey, built in 1883.
The windows and door are Gothic, but the arcade in the gable is Romanesque.
In the last part of the nineteenth century, the Jews had not developed
an architectural style that was different from Christian churches, although
in several instances, including an old synagogue in Newark, a vaguely
Moorish style was adopted. I believe it was used by a Christian congregation
for a period but is now an apartment building.