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Hebrew Educational Alliance (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

Sources

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 123 Collections and/or Records:

Box 15

 File — Box: B429.03.0015
Identifier: B429.03.0015

Box 25

 File — Box: B401.03.0025
Identifier: B401.03.0025
Abstract

Box contains Jordon and Essie Israel Development medal, and plaques for the HEA Chai Campaign West Lions Torah, and the State of Isral Bonds awarded to Jorton Perlmutter.

Dates: 1970-2016

Certificate from HEA to Bess Laderman, 1982

 Item
Identifier: B430.04.0002.00002
Abstract

Printed certificate from the Hebrew Educational Alliance Congregation for 49 years of Leadership of the Sisterhood for 49 years and her role in the 50th Anniversary Celebration of HEA.

Dates: 1982

Correspondence, Events, and Administrative Records, 1963-1981, undated

 File
Identifier: B429.03.0015.0003
Abstract

Contains HEA minutes, correspondence, speeches, financial statements for year ending 1981, lists, wedding correspondence and documents, and a report on Talmud Torah Activities.

Dates: 1963-1981, undated

Dinner Journals, 1983-1986

 File
Identifier: B429.03.0015.0022
Abstract

Contains dinner journals for anniversaries of the Hebrew Educational Alliance.

Dates: 1983-1986

Dinner Journals, 1987-1993

 File
Identifier: B429.03.0015.0023
Abstract

Contains dinner journals for anniversaries of the Hebrew Educational Alliance.

Dates: 1987-1993

Elta Cohen, 1988-1990

 File
Identifier: B111.02.0002.0007
Abstract

Elta Marsha Lee Milkove Cohen (1899- 1993) was a major fixture in the Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance. She worked as secretary to Rabbi Manuel Laderman and was very active in the Denver Jewish community. She married Julius Cohen on September 24, 1925, and they had three children: Harold, Phillip, and Edward.

Dates: 1988-1990

Exterior of Hebrew Education Alliance, circa 1978

 Item
Identifier: B063.06.0014.00004
Abstract The Hebrew Educational Alliance's original building at West Colfax and Meade Street. It was founded in 1932 and became the largest congregation on Denver's west side. The Hebrew Educational Alliance was created as a result of the ''alliance'' between the Beth David Hebrew School Sisterhood and Brotherhood, and the Denver Hebrew Institute. On October 25, 1932, Rabbi Manuel Laderman arrived in Denver to serve as the first Rabbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance. The combined synagogue and...
Dates: circa 1978

Fundraising, 1971-1989

 File
Identifier: B429.03.0015.0009
Abstract

Contains correspondence, notes, and financial records of fund raising at the HEA.

Dates: 1971-1989

Golden Anniversary Celebration, 1982

 File
Identifier: B429.02.0015.0007
Abstract

Contains an invitations and two copies of the 50th anniversary dinner journal.

Dates: 1982