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Elks (Fraternal order)

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Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Anfenger as Humorist, circa 1905

 Item
Identifier: B091.05.0001.0005.00004
Overview Copy of newspaper article about Senator Milton Louis Anfenger by Thomas M. Hunter. It has a photograph of Senator Anfenger and has three cartons of Milton Anfenger. It has stories of Milton Anfenger's youth, his membership in the Elks and B'nai B'rith, and his service as a Colorado state senator and in the Colorado National Guard in Cripple Creek, Colorado during the 1903-1904 strikes.

Box 3, circa 1920 - 1965

 File — Box: B351.02.0003
Identifier: B351.02.0003
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Collection contains Russian candlesticks, religious items, a Menorah, medals, photographs, and scrapbooks related to the Morris and Price family from 1865 through 2012.

Colorado Association of Elks, circa 1912

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Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00021
Overview A group of Colorado Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks members pose in front of the Elks building at 421 Main Street in Ouray, Colorado. The brick Elks Lodge is a 1906 Italianate-Second Empire building. Over the front entrance is a clock with an elk's head decoration in the center of the clock. The curved arch area of the windows have leaded stained glass pieces. Anfenger is fourth from the right of men who are sitting. The photograph is on page 177 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is...

Denver Elks Drill Team, 1912 July

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Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00022
Overview The drill team of the Denver Lodge of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is lined up on a field. Denver won the Elks' drill team competition in Portland, Oregon. The photograph is on page 193 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. A member of Elks Lodge #17,...

Denver Elks Drill Team Postcard, 1912 July

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Identifier: B091.04.0003.0003.00001
Overview The drill team of the Denver Lodge of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is lined up on a field. Denver won the Elks' drill team competition in Portland, Oregon. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. A member of Elks Lodge #17, he was elected Exalted Ruler in 1913.

Denver Elks Float, circa 1912

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Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00023
Overview Women sit on a float decorated with cloth swags and floral arrangements. The photograph is on page 193 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. A member of Elks Lodge #17, he was elected Exalted Ruler in 1913.

El Jebel Denver Motorcycle Patrol, Circa 1965

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Identifier: B351.02.0003.00002
Overview Black and white photograph of the El Jebel Denver Motorcyce Patrol standing in a line with their motorcycles in front of the Englewood City Hall. All are wearing matching shirts, ties, and hats. Stamp for G. F. Bateman Photo Service on the back.

El Jebel Shirt, Circa 1965

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Identifier: B351.02.0003.00001
Overview Cream, long-sleeved, button-down shirt with pink flower embroidery. "El Jebel Denver Motercycle Patrol" is sewn on the back in blue letters. Belonged to Stanley Morris.

Elks Club Parade, 1906 July 19

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Identifier: B091.01.0002.00001.00016
Overview A man on horseback is in front of a marching band during a Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks parade. There are crowds of people watching the parade. The photograph is on page 79 of Milton Anfenger's scrapbook. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. Anfenger was active in state politics and was...

Elks Mid Western Dinner, 1938 July 12

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Identifier: B091.04.0003.0003.00002
Overview Group at the Mid Western Dinner of the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks at the 74th National Convention. Milton Louis Anfenger is seated at the rear circular table at the right in front of a window. He is wearing a boutonnière and a ribbon. It is said that Congregation Emanuel in Denver, Colorado was founded at the bris or circumcision ceremony of Milton Anfenger, the eldest son of Louis and Louise Anfenger. Milton Anfenger became a successful attorney and leader in Denver. A member...