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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 202 Collections and/or Records:

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00036
Overview Five members of B'nai B'rith pose together behind a desk. Back row left to right are Saul Pinchick, John Streltzer, and Lou Gelt and front row left to right Mickey Fried and Chooch Jacobs. Fried and Jacobs hold a copy of Collier's magazine.
Dates: between 1940-1960

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00037
Overview Four men, members of B'nai B'rith, pose together at a dinner. Back row left to right are Dave Goldstein and Judge Al Cohen; front row left to right are Jack Capito and Ben Blumberg.
Dates: between 1940-1960

B'nai B'rith 171, circa 1957

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00038
Overview Left to right: Mandel Berenbaum, Governor McNichols, and an unidentified man pose behind a desk. Governor McNichols is signing a document.
Dates: circa 1957

B'nai B'rith 171, circa 1957

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00039
Overview Left to right: Governor McNichols, Mandel Berenbaum, and an unidentified man pose behind a Governor McNichols' desk. Mr. Berenbaum and the unidentified man hold a B'nai B'rith poster showing Governor McNichols.
Dates: circa 1957

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00041
Overview Four men, all members of B'nai B'rith Lodge 171 Denver, Colorado, pose together around a page of newsprint. Left to right: Sam Frazin, Hy Coggan, unidentified, and Judge Charles Rosenbaum.
Dates: between 1940-1960

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00042
Overview Four men and a woman pose behind a desk. Bob Gamzey, Mandel Winter, and Lou Gelt stand left to right behind Governor Dan Thornton and Mary Hyman who sit holding a page.
Dates: between 1940-1960

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00043
Overview Four men at a dinner for B'nai B'rith, Lodge 171, Denver, Colorado. Back row left to right Sol Flax and Ben Geller. Seated in front Bill Billet and Mr. Samuels.
Dates: between 1940-1960

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00044
Overview Left to right: Sanford Hertz, Sid (Sidney) Grazi, Governor Stephen McNichols, and Norman Grey pose together in front of a mural. Sid Grazi and Governor McNichols hold a document. There are printer marks on the front of the photograph.
Dates: between 1940-1960

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00046
Overview Left to right: An unidentified public official sits at the governor's holding a pen as Judge Saul Pinchick stands beside him with a hand on his shoulder. They are reading a document that has a seal on the bottom but is illegible in the photo.
Dates: between 1940-1960

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

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00048
Overview 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