Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society

 Organization

Found in 332 Collections and/or Records:

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

 Item
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...

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

 Item
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.

Group at the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, 1978

 Item
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.

Group at the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, 1978

 Item
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.

Group at the 1978 Jewish Heritage Week, 1978

 Item
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.

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

 Item
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.

Jeanne Abrams, 1982

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

Marjorie Hornbein at Anfenger Home, 1982 June 27

 Item
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.

Marjorie Hornbein at Anfenger Home, 1982 June 27

 Item
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.

Members of the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society at National Jewish Hospital, 1982 June 27

 Item
Identifier: B063.03.0019.00054
Overview Group of unidentified members of the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society standing outside of National Jewish Hospital in Denver Colorado. National Jewish Hospital is located on the corner of Colfax Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. This photograph was taken during the Rocky Mountain Jewish Historical Society's Historic Denver Tour in 1982.