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[Aron kodesh being opened]

Description: Photograph of someone opening the aron kodesh, where the scrolls of the Torah are stored, at the Neveh Shalom synagogue. The doors are made of stained glass and each scroll is covered in its own special cloth with a different design. Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, toured the synagogue.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendee standing between stacks]

Description: Photograph of an attendee from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, standing between two stacks of books at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church library. Another attendee and the tour guide are standing ahead of her in the open space. A group from the conference took a tour of the location along with several others.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees at awards luncheon]

Description: Photograph of attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Portland, Oregon. They are seated at one of the banquet tables during the awards luncheon. Behind them other attendees are visible at their own tables. The screen used in the award presentations is visible on the left and the projector is behind them. The woman is yellow is wearing a nametag that shows her first name is Anne.
Date: July 31, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
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[Attendees gathered in hallway]

Description: Photograph of attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, gathered in one of the hallways of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. They took a group trip and tour of the location. The guide is wearing the floral dress and is standing under the opening that leads to the sanctuary library. A sign further behind them reads "Kitchen Calvin Hall".
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees holding stuffed animals]

Description: Photograph of two attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, holding stuffed animals. The one that is standing is holding a camel and the one that is sitting down on the window seat is holding a giraffe, more toys are behind her. A third attendee is taking a picture of the one sitting down. They are touring the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral and are currently in the Stearns Library. Books are on the shelves behind them and pictures are hung on the yellow wall. They also visited the bookstore on their trip.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees looking at shelves]

Description: Photograph of attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, looking at the shelves of materials in the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church library. The group took a tour of the location.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees standing at entrance to library]

Description: Photograph of attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, standing in the entrance to the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church library. They are standing in an open space just inside the door where Bible Study Kits are kept. One of the attendees is Betty Charnholm (far left), she and the others took a group tour of the location.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees standing between book-stacks]

Description: Photograph of two attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, walking between the stacks at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. They are touring the location with a group of attendees. The shelves are full of books and tapes that can be used by members of the congregation.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees standing in St. Andrew's library]

Description: Photograph of attendees of the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, standing in the library of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. With them is Mary Lou Henneman (black shirt). Along the wall are some shelves with study materials, two signs above read "Study Kits Various Topics" and "Bible Study Kits". The group was on a tour of the church.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees tour Rare Book Room]

Description: Photograph of attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference held in Portland, Oregon. They are touring the Rare Book Room at Powell's Books in Portland, Oregon. There are books on shelves and one is open on a low table in the middle of the room. The attendees are wearing nametags.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees touring Stearns Library]

Description: Photograph of attendees of the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, standing in the Stearns Library at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral. The group toured the location and visited the bookstore as well. The room is painted yellow and there are children's books on shelves along the wall on the left; statues of characters from children's stories are on the top shelves.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Attendees walking towards Multnomah Falls]

Description: Photograph of attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, walking towards Multnomah Falls. An information booth is in front of them along with a metal plaque. The waterfall is visible further along on the side of a cliff covered in pine trees. There is a road between the booth and the place where the waterfall is.
Date: August 1, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Award recipient behind podium]

Description: Photograph of an award recipient at the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference held in Portland, Oregon. She is standing behind a podium with a microphone and is speaking to those in attendance. Around her neck is a painted key on a red ribbon, which is part of the award.
Date: August 1, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Books on shelf at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church library]

Description: Photograph of books on some of the shelves at the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church library. An attendee from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, is looking at one of the books. She and other members of the group, including Mary Lou Henneman (black shirt), went on a tour of the location. They are gathered at the other end of the room. A plate of cookies was left on a table in the library and windows frame a doorway out into the hall.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Bookstore entrance]

Description: Photograph of the entrance to the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral bookstore in Portland, Oregon. Two attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was also held in Portland, are in the photo. The group took a tour of the cathedral, the Stearns Library, and the bookstore. Two framed drawings are hung on either side of the doorway and crosses are for sale inside. A sign that reads "keep calm and carry on" is on the door.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Ellen Bosman]

Description: Photograph of Ellen Bosman from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Portland, Oregon. She is giving a presentation titled "The Future of Church Libraries" to the attendees of the conference.
Date: July 31, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
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[Ellen Bosman giving presentation]

Description: Photograph of Ellen Bosman during the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Portland, Oregon. She is standing next to a screen that her presentation is being projected onto. Attendees are seated at a long table and are facing the presentation. The screen reads "The Future of Church Libraries" which is the title of the presentation and it was focused on how to bring patrons into the new world of technology and resources within the congregational libraries.
Date: July 31, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
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[Episcopal roundtable discussion]

Description: Photograph of the Episcopal table during the Roundtable Discussion at the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Portland, Oregon. Attendees are seated around it and another table is visible past them. They are in a sunken level of the hotel they are staying at the stairs are visible along the edge of the area.
Date: July 31, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
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['Free Items' cart]

Description: Photograph of a cart filled with different types of materials, including VHS tapes and books and is labeled "Free Items! Cart not included", sitting outside of the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church library. A sign on the wall next to the cart reads "Free Items Presbytery of the Cascades". Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, are standing just inside of the doorway. They took a tour of the location and are looking at the library now.
Date: July 29, 2014

[Glenda speaking about winning book]

Description: Photograph of Glenda from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Portland, Oregon. She is standing behind a podium and holding Sally Lloyd-James' book "Thoughts to Make Your Heart Sing". She is speaking to the attendees of the conference during the awards luncheon and an image of the book is also being projected onto the screen beside her.
Date: July 31, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry
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[Guide beside aron kodesh]

Description: Photograph of the tour guide standing beside the open aron kodesh, which holds the scrolls of the Torah. The six scrolls are all covered in a uniquely patterned cloth. The doors to it are wide open and are made from stained glass panes. Attendees from the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon, toured the Neveh Shalom synagogue where this is located.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Interior of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral]

Description: Photograph of the interior of the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, Oregon. The organ is central behind the white altar, and chairs and benches are gathered behind the table covered in candle-sticks. To the sides are podiums with chairs and songbooks on them. The ceiling is vaulted and a stained glass rose window is visible above the organ. The attendees of the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was also held in Portland, took a trip to the church.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry

[Library at Neveh Shalom synagogue 1]

Description: Photograph of a tour guide speaking to attendees of the 47th Church and Synagogue Library Association conference, which was held in Portland, Oregon. They are standing in the library of the Neveh Shalom synagogue. There are several shelves full of books for young children and older readers. The attendees were on a group tour of the location.
Date: July 29, 2014
Creator: Stowers, Larry