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Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

B'nai B'rith is the oldest and largest of the national Jewish service organizations in the United States. The Charter for the Denver Chapter states that the (Independent Order of B’nai B’rith Charter for a Lodge to be known by the name, style and title of Denver Lodge No. 171 to hold its sessions in the city of Denver, Col. seventh day of April, 1872 (5632)). Through a national effort, the organization raised enough money to open National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives in 1899.

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1940-1960

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00048
Abstract A group of men and boys sit around the edges of a large room with a high ceiling and hard wood floors at the B'nai B'rith Building in Denver, Colorado. A man stands on one of three mats lying on the floor in the middle of the room.
Dates: between 1940-1960

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1940-1960

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00049
Abstract A group of men and boys sit around the edges of a large room with a high ceiling and hard wood floors at the B'nai B'rith Building in Denver, Colorado. A man on stilts stands next to a ladder and in front of a square trampoline.
Dates: between 1940-1960

B'nai B'rith 171, 1959 February 17

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00050
Abstract Several men sit at tables in a large room at the B'nai B'rith Building during a membership dinner and induction. Eight men are standing at the front of the room holding a rope. A speaker stands on a stage with two men sitting on either side of him.
Dates: 1959 February 17

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1965

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00051
Abstract Left to right: An unidentified man and Judge Saul Pinchick stand in front of a door looking at a document.
Dates: between 1950-1965

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1965

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00052
Abstract Left to right: Judge Charles Rosenbaum, Rabbi Charles Kauvar, Joe Mosko, and Mickey Freed pose together at a B'nai B'rith event. Mickey Freed holds a plaque that says, ''B'nai B'rith Supreme Lodge, Citation of Service to Judge Charles Rosenbaum.'' The remainder of the plaque including the signatures are illegible.
Dates: between 1950-1965

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1965

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00056
Abstract Left to right: Judge Charles Rosenbaum, Rabbi Charles Kauvar, Joe Mosko, and Mickey Freed pose together at a B'nai B'rith event. Mickey Freed holds a plaque that says, ''B'nai B'rith Supreme Lodge, Citation of Service to Judge Charles Rosenbaum.'' The remainder of the plaque including the signatures are illegible.
Dates: between 1950-1965

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1970

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00057
Abstract Back row left to right, Joe Cohen and Mandel Berenbaum with, front row left to right, Al Cohen and Sanford Hertz pose around a poster that reads ''Join B'nai B'rith, World's Oldest and Largest Jewish Service Organization - serving [rest covered by Al Cohn's finger].''
Dates: between 1950-1970

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1970

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00059
Abstract Left to right: Les Asarch, an unidentified man, Joe Cohen, and Al Cohen posed together. The unidentified man and Joe Cohen are shaking hands and Joe Cohen is holding two boxes the size and shape of jewelry boxes.
Dates: between 1950-1970

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1970

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00075
Abstract Left to right: Al Cohen and Jack Capito wearing tuxedos hold a judge's gavel between them.
Dates: between 1950-1970

B'nai B'rith 171, between 1950-1970

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00076
Abstract Left to right: Sydney Kussworm and Hyman Coggan, associates of B'nai B'rith Lodge 171 Denver, Colorado, shaking hands.
Dates: between 1950-1970