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  • A Grocery Store on Every Corner: A Century of Jewish Grocers in Colorado, 1859-1959

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:37860

    Summary: Brief biographies of Jewish grocers and histories of groceries in Colorado, the Jewish community, and Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with grocers and with people who knew some of the early grocers.

  • Abraham Sosne Family

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:57300

    Summary: Formal portrait of Rachel Sosne (Mrs. Abraham Sosne) surrounded by her daughters, left to right, Sara Sosne Stein, Lottie Sosne Craig, Anna Sosne Cohan, and Gert Sosne Sigman. Members of the Sosne family ran the Capitol Wet Wash Laundry on West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado.

  • Adolph Kiesler in Front of Peerless Smelting Works

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:59486

    Summary: Exterior view of Peerless Smelting Works at 2022 West Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Adolph Kiesler, standing in the center, started the Peerless Alloy Company in Denver in 1908.

  • Advertising Card for Ben Wisebart, Clothier

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:59455

    Summary: Advertising card that reads "Ben Wisebart Wide Awake Clothier, 366 Larimer St., Denver, Colorado." Wisebart was elected mayor of Central City, Colo. in 1876. His sister was Frances Wisebart Jacobs. This photograph of the card was taken circa 1978.

  • Blumberg, Benjamin M.

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55003

    Summary: Issue no. 19. News coverage includes: petitioning the governor to reduce the sentences of Harry Leopold, Milton Schechter, and Morey Teplow, Communists meeting at Zera Israel Synagog under false pretenses, and activities of Hebrew Educational Alliance, West End Symphony Orchestra, Guldman Community Center, and Dahlia Seniors.

  • Blumberg, Benjamin M.

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55004

    Summary: Issue no. 24. News coverage includes: plans for a celebration at Colfax Avenue and Quitman Street pending the completion of the West Colfax Avenue paving and widening project, and activities of Workmen's Circle, Beth David Sisterhood, Hebrew Educational Alliance Parent-Teacher Association, West End Democrats, and Aleph Zadik Aleph.

  • Blumberg, Benjamin M.

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55008

    Summary: Issue no. 50. News coverage includes: a solicitation asking for readers to submit written opinions on how best to create ''a strong and active improvement association,'' an announcement of the upcoming formal opening of the Dr. Chaim Spivak Educational Institute, and West End barbers' satisfaction with a new law requiring barbershops to close at 6 p.m., and activities of the Dickinson Branch Library, College of Jewish Studies, Zera Israel Synagog, Hebrew Educational Alliance, and Beth David Sisterhood.

  • Blumberg, Benjamin M.

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55005

    Summary: Issue no. 54. News coverage includes: the Yeshivath Torath Chaim Synagog Bazaar, and activities of West Colfax Democratic Club, College of Jewish Studies, Denver Council of Young Judaea, and West Colfax Townsend Club.

  • Blumberg, Benjamin M.

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55007

    Summary: Issue no. 60. News coverage includes: delay in the paving and widening of the Golden Road (West Colfax Avenue west of Sheridan Boulevard), and activities of Boy Scout Troop #118, Hebrew Educational Alliance, Colfax Parent-Teacher Association, and the Pig'n Whistle Park.

  • Blumberg, Benjamin M.

    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:55006

    Summary: Issue no. 64. News coverage includes: The West End Press's endorsement of Harry Rosenthal for Denver District No. 2 Councilman, and activities of West Colfax Voters Club, Grant for Mayor Headquarters, Oneg Shabbos, Hebrew Educational Alliance, and Justicia Rebekah Lodge No. 49, International Order of Odd Fellows.