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Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society

 Organization

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Civilizing the West: Early Colorado Jews in the Arts, 1865-1950, 2011

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00009
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish artists, musicians, composers, and conductors in Colorado. Jewish influence on arts in Colorado.

From Peddlers to Merchant Princes: Early Colorado Jewish Entrepreneurs, 2006

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00005
Overview Jews played a central role in the development of Colorado through their contributions to economic life and development. Denver's first mercantile store was opened by Jewish citizen Fred Salomon in 1859. Before long, stores run by Jewish merchants and their family members in search of work and wealth flourished on the main streets of most Colorado towns including, Denver, Central City, Leadville, Trinidad, and Fairplay. This film focuses on the lives of a number of early merchants, including...

RMJHS Leadville Trip, 1978 July 9

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00059
Overview Exterior of a church (formerly a synagogue) in Leadville, Colorado.

RMJHS Leadville Trip, 1978 July 9

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00060
Overview The Dexter cabin in Leadville, Colorado.

RMJHS Leadville Trip, 1978 July 9

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00061
Overview Dr. Allen Breck stands in front of the Dexter cabin in Leadville, Colorado.