Independent Order of B'nai B'rith. Denver Lodge No. 171 (Denver, Colo.)
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 261 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: 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,...
File — Box: B009.07.0087
Overview Framed Portrait of Milton Anfenger, 15"x18" - framed by Fried's Gift Shop.
File — Box: B258.06.0094
Overview Photograph of the framed charter of B'nai B'rith Colorado Lodge, No 2271. The charter is dated April 26, 1960 and signed by the Lodge President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, and Secretary as well as the B'nai B'rith President and Secretary.
Dates: after 1960 April 26