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Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society

 Organization

The Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society (RMJHS) was established in 1976 to promote and sponsor historical activity related to the Jewish experience in the Rocky Mountain region. The Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado partners with the RMJHS and Ira M. Beck and Perle Hayutin Beck Memorial Archives of Rocky Mountain Jewish History to publicize and preserve the Jewish history of the Rocky Mountain region. The first director was Belle Marcus and Dr. Jeanne E. Abrams became the director in 1982. The Beck Archives became a fully integrated part of University of Denver Penrose Library (now University Libraries) Special Collections and Archives in 1995.

Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:

Early Colonist Synagogue, between 1970-1990

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Identifier: B230.02.0014.00022
Overview Early colonist synagogue in Cotopaxi, Colorado.The slide was used as part of the ''To Breathe Free'' slide show presented by the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society (RMJHS).
Dates: between 1970-1990

Phil Goodstein Exploring Jewish Colorado Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B025
Overview Phil H. Goodstein (1952- ) is a freelance historian who has written articles and books about Colorado and its history including "Exploring Jewish Colorado" published in 1992. The book covers Jewish history, people and organizations in Colorado. The papers relate to the writing of the book "Exploring Jewish Colorado" and include correspondence, questionnaires, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, manuscript drafts, galley proofs, photocopies of photographs and illustrations from the book, and a...
Dates: 1990-1992

RMJHS Bus Tour to Greeley, 1985 July 14

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00063
Overview The sanctuary of Beth Israel Synagogue during an RMJHS bus tour to Greeley, Colorado.
Dates: 1985 July 14

RMJHS Bus Tour to Greeley, 1985 July 14

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00064
Overview Large group of unidentified individuals, members of RMJHS, sit in rows in a large room listening to a speaker.
Dates: 1985 July 14

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society Cheyenne Trip, 1980 July 13

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Identifier: B098.01.0003.00061
Overview Recording of aspects of the tour of Cheyenne and Chugwater that the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society took in 1980 including the history and tour of the synagogue and the community history.
Dates: 1980 July 13

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Jewish Denver Tour, 1982 June 27

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Identifier: B063.06.0042.00001
Overview Several men and women sit in the BMH Chapel listening to a speaker during the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Jewish Denver Tour. Dr. Jeanne Abrams' sons sit in the front row.
Dates: 1982 June 27

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Jewish Denver Tour, 1982 June 27

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Identifier: B063.06.0042.00002
Overview Exterior view of Temple Emanuel, 16th and Pearl, Denver, Colorado, through a bus window during the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Jewish Denver Tour.
Dates: 1982 June 27

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Jewish Denver Tour, 1982 June 27

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Identifier: B063.06.0042.00003
Overview Exterior view of Rumanian Synagogue, Yad Achoos, Denver, Colorado, through a bus window during the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Jewish Denver Tour.
Dates: 1982 June 27

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Trip to Cheyenne and Chugwater, 1980 July 13

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Identifier: B063.06.0022.00050
Overview Exterior view of the Cheyenne Synagogue with several unidentified men and women standing outside during a Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's trip to Cheyenne and Chugwater.
Dates: 1980 July 13

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Trip to Cheyenne and Chugwater, 1980 July 13

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Identifier: B063.06.0022.00051
Overview Interior view of the Cheyenne Synagogue with several unidentified men and women standing among the seats during a Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society trip to Cheyenne and Chugwater.
Dates: 1980 July 13