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Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society

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Found in 333 Collections and/or Records:

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...
Dates: 2006

Group at Jewish Community: In Search of our Roots Lecture, 1977

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Identifier: B230.02.0005.0009.00001
Overview Picture shows a group of people at a 1977 lecture titled, The Jewish Community: In Search of our Roots. This lecture was put on by the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society and displayed a photographic history of the Jews of Colorado.
Dates: 1977

Group at the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, 1978

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Identifier: B230.02.0005.0004.00004
Overview Group of four people at a table during a dinner for the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, which took place between April 16th and April 21st.
Dates: 1978

Group at the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, 1978

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Identifier: B230.02.0005.0004.00005
Overview Group of people at a table during a dinner for the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, which took place between April 16th and April 21st.
Dates: 1978

Group at the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, 1978

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Identifier: B230.02.0005.0004.00006
Overview Group of people at a table during a dinner for the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, which took place between April 16th and April 21st.
Dates: 1978

Growing up in Early Colorado: The Lives of Jewish Children, 1860-1940, 2012

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Identifier: B230.03.0023.00010
Overview Brief biographies of Jewish men and women who grew up in Jewish communities in Colorado. Contains historical photographs and interviews with people describing their childhoods.
Dates: 2012

Jeanne Abrams, 1982

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Identifier: B063.08.0016.00060
Overview Jeanne Abrams stands holding her booklet ''Historic Jewish Denver.''
Dates: 1982

Larry Mizel, 1993

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Identifier: B302.06.0022.0015.00031
Overview Larry Mizel poses next to a wooden cactus at a Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society event, Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1993

Marjorie Hornbein at Anfenger Home, 1982 June 27

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00122
Overview Marjorie Hornbein stands in front of the old Anfenger home at 2900 Champa in Denver, Colorado. Marjorie's mother was Flora Anfenger Hornbein.
Dates: 1982 June 27

Marjorie Hornbein at Anfenger Home, 1982 June 27

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Identifier: B063.02.0018.00123
Overview Marjorie Hornbein stands in front of the old Anfenger home at 2900 Champa in Denver, Colorado. Marjorie's mother was Flora Anfenger Hornbein.
Dates: 1982 June 27