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Hebrew Educational Alliance (Denver, Colo.)



found: NUCMC data from Judah L. Magnes Museum for Celia Ragooland scrapbook, 1928-1932 (Denver Hebrew Educational Alliance; collection contains a scrapbook with a poster about the dedication of the Denver Hebrew Educational Alliance)
found: Hebrew Educational Alliance WWW, Jan. 24, 2007 (on June 17, 1920, the Denver Hebrew Institute [no publs. in LC database] was incorp. with the mission to provide a Jewish education for the growing numbers of Jewish youth living in the are of West Colfax. In the fall of 1926, through the efforts of Mrs. N.H. Chernyk and Mrs. S. Friedman, the Beth David Sisterhood [no publs. in LC database] was founded; by 1928, the Sisterhood had succeeded in interesting a number of local men in their efforts to create new facilities for Jewish education and the Beth David Brotherhood [no publs. in LC database] was formed; in Nov. 1928, the Beth David group and the Denver Hebrew Institute, wanting to work together to encourage Jewish education, formed an alliance; the newly created Hebrew Educational Alliance, with William Yoelin serving as it first president, acquired a gift of ten lots; on Oct. 25, 1932, Rabbi Manuel Laderman arrived to serve as the first Rabbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance; congregation grew and flourished; third synagogue planned and completed; variants: Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance; HEA)

Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:

Bess Laderman, 1933-1998

Identifier: B430.01.0001.0001
Abstract Folder contains biographical information on Bess Laderman and her memorial service on March 22, 1998; Hebrew Educational Alliance and the Alliance Sisterhood, including the HEAs farewell to Denver of Bess Laderman; Daniel Goldberger remarks at the unveiling of Rabbi Manuel Laderman's tombstone on October 28, 1990; and miscellaneous newspaper clippings and correspondence from Tim Wirth.
Dates: 1933-1998

Beth David Sisterhood Articles of Incorporation

Identifier: B280
Abstract In 1926, Beth David Sisterhood was founded in an effort to create a new Hebrew school and Jewish social center for the West Colfax area of Denver, Colorado. The Beth David Hebrew School and Center met at the home of the Reverend and Mrs. Jacob Gordon at 1490 Julian Street. In November 1928, Beth David Sisterhood formed an alliance with Beth David Brotherhood and the Denver Hebrew Institute, and this group became known as the Hebrew Educational Alliance in 1929. The collection consists of the...
Dates: 1930

Box 1, 1953-1976

 File — Box: B159.02.0001
Identifier: B159.02.0001
Abstract Publications: 30th and 40th anniversary brochures and 1972 dedication brochures. Cookbook "Cookarama: Traditional Jewish and Other Gourmet Recipes" presented by the Alliance Sisterhood.
Dates: 1953-1976

Box 1, 1989

 File — Box: B222.01.0001
Identifier: B222.03.0001
Abstract One folder with obituaries and memorials for Rabbi Manuel Laderman.
Dates: 1989

Box 1, 1940

 File — Box: B159.02.0001
Identifier: B159.03.0001
Abstract Five Honor pins that belonged to Frieda Blumberg Ornstein.
Dates: 1940

Box 1 , 1932-1998

 File — Box: B340.01.0001
Identifier: B430.01.0001

Box 2, 1988

 File — Box: B159.01.0002
Identifier: B159.01.0002
Abstract One folder with correspondence and newsclippings regarding 1988 vandalism.
Dates: 1988

Box 2, 1942-2007

 File — Box: B159.01.0002
Identifier: B159.02.0002
Abstract Nineteen folders of anniversary and dinner publications and one folder with Book 14 x 10 centimeters, 64 pages: "Grace and blessings for Various Occasions, Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance, Denver, Colorado, 1954." Has list of officers of Alliance Men's Club.
Dates: 1942-2007

Box 2, 1945-1952

 File — Box: B159.01.0002
Identifier: B159.04.0002
Abstract One file folder of Sunday school and background material.
Dates: 1945-1952

Box 2

 File — Box: B430.04.0002
Identifier: B340.04.0002
Abstract Box contains two certificates recognizing Bess Laderman: (1) A mounted Certificate from the Municipality of Karmiel electing Mrs. Bess Laderman as Patron. It is signed by Baruch Venger, Mayor of Karmiel. (2) A certificate from the Hebrew Educational Alliance recognizing Bess Laderman for her significant role in the Hebrew Educational Alliance. It was given on the 50th Anniversary Celebration in 1982.
Dates: 1932-1998