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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 Membership Campaign, 1937

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00105
Overview Several men at a dinner for the B'nai B'rith Membership Campaign in 1937. Members identified are Will Zelkin, Samuel S. Ginsberg, Abe Gertz, and Sidney Schwartz.
Dates: 1937

B'nai B'rith Membership Campaign, 1934

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00010
Overview B'nai B'rith Membership Campaign workers at a meeting. Included in the photograph are Harry J. Pells, Louis A. Hellerstein, Samuel S. Ginsberg, and Isadore Greenblatt.
Dates: 1934

B'nai B'rith Membership Drive, 1939 November

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00003
Overview Left to right: Col. Al Hirschfeld, Capt. W. Capilo, Capt. S. Jacobs, Dr. Ed Silverberg, Capt. S. Schwartz, Capt L. Ginsberg, and Col. Sam Schafer pose together in a hallway during a B'nai B'rith membership drive.
Dates: 1939 November

B'nai B'rith Membership Drive, 1939 November

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00028
Overview Left to right: Col. Al Hirschfeld, Capt. W. Capilo, Capt. Sid Jacobs, Dr. Ed Silverberg, Capt. Sidney Schwartz, Capt Leon Ginsberg, and Col. Sam Schafer pose together in a hallway during a B'nai B'rith membership drive.
Dates: 1939 November

B'nai B'rith Young Men, circa 1950

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0004.00084
Overview Thirteen members of B'nai B'rith Young Men in Denver, Colorado pose together. Included in the group are Jerry Lande, Jack Marcus, and Bernie Lande.
Dates: circa 1950

Box 1, 1903-1919

 File — Box: B171.01.0001
Identifier: B171.01.0001
Overview Contains Colorado Correspondence between the Industrial Removal Office, the Colorado committee, and various groups. It also contains correspondence from two directors of the Colorado IRO committee. The correspondence is arranged into seven series: 1. Jewish Relief Society, 1903-1911. 2. Central Jewish Aid Society, 1916. 3.Jewish Social Service Bureau, 1913-1915. 4. NJH, JCRS, and B'nai B'rith, 1906-1919. 5. Milton M. Schayer, 1907-1914. 6. Lessy Levy, 1906-1907 7. John Livington Paper on IRO,...
Dates: 1903-1919

Box 87

 File — Box: B009.07.0087
Identifier: B009.07.0087
Overview Framed Portrait of Milton Anfenger, 15"x18" - framed by Fried's Gift Shop.
Dates: 1872-2005

Bruce Salomon, circa 1910

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0065.00027
Overview Studio portrait of Bruce Salomon a member of Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Denver Lodge No. 171.
Dates: circa 1910

Charles Baer, circa 1910

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0065.00012
Overview Studio portrait of Charles Baer a member of Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Denver Lodge No. 171.
Dates: circa 1910

Charles Birnbaum, circa 1910

 Item
Identifier: B063.08.0065.00106
Overview Studio portrait of Charles Birnbaum a member of Independent Order of B'nai B'rith, Denver Lodge No. 171.
Dates: circa 1910