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West Side Benevolent Society

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The West Side Benevolent Society was formed in 1906 and purchased land in 1908 for the Golden Hill Cemetery.

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Bill from The West Side Benevolent Society, 1910

 Item
Identifier: B002.01.0101.0082.00002
Overview Bill for the funeral expenses from the West Side Benevolent Soceity at the Golden Hill Cemetery in Denver, Colorado, to the JCRS in Denver, Colorado. The bill is for the deceased Philip Fisehr who is buried in block 3 No. 98. The total is $13.50 and handwritten in ink at the bottom it reads "1 cheap watch, 2 pair cheap cuff buttons, 1 cheap tie pin, 2 gold tie pins." The bill is signed in pencil but an illegible name.

Box 1, 1914-1930

 File — Box: B271.01.0001
Identifier: B271.01.0001
Overview Nettie Limon lived in the west Colfax area of Denver in the early 1900s and contributed to a number of Jewish organizations, including the West Side Benevolent Society. The West Side Benevolent Society was formed in 1906 and purchased land in 1908 for the Golden Hill Cemetery. The collection contains a Certificate for Membership of West Side Benevolent Society 1914; Certificate in Hebrew; Certificate for Contribution of $1.00 for U.S. Jewish Relief Day Special Fund 1916; Grand College Talmud...

Copy of bill, 1910 August 11

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0005.00004
Overview Typed copy of bill of exchange from the West Side Benevolent Society in Denver, Colorado for the funeral expenses of Adolph Fiertag. Copy of bill states that he was burried in block 3 number 113. The costs for the burial include hearse $4.00, grave $14.00, digging $3.00, undertaker $5.50, Bal Misaskim $2.50, Tachrichem $2.50 for a total cost of $31.50.

Copy of Bill, 1911 April 16

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0036.00029
Overview Copy of bill of funeral expenses for David Saltpeter from the West Side Benevolent Society. Expenses listed as: "Hearse $6, Grave $10.5, Digging $3, Undertaker $5.5, Bal Misaskin $3.5, Tachrichem $3" Total $31.5.

Copy of the Funeral Expenses of Sam Kreda, 1910 May 12

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0120.00006
Overview Typed copy of a note of the funeral expenses of Sam Kreda. It is from the West Side Benevolent Society in Denver, Colorado. The total expenses come to $31.50. Note is unsigned.

Golden Hill Cemetery Note, 1910 April 13

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Identifier: B002.01.0102.0051.00008
Overview Handwritten note in ink with Golden Hill Cemetery letterhead and layout with information about Louis Soffer's burial. On the left side of the note, information is in English, and on the left side it is in Yiddish. It reads as follows: "Block 3, Grave No 80, Name of Desceased Louis Soffer, Memorial Day April 13th, 1910", and the rest of the information is written in Yiddish.

Invoice for the Burial Expenses of Morris Solomon, 1910 December 25

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Identifier: B002.01.0100.0038.00005
Overview Invoice for the burial expenses of Morris Solomon in Block 4 No. 30 from Golden Hill Cemetary in Denver, Colorado, to J.C.R. Society and West Side Benevolent Society. Invoice reads: For hearse $4.50, For Grave $13.00, For Digging $3.00, For Coffin and Undertakes $5.50, For Bal Misaskim $3.00, For Tachrichem $2.50, Total $31.50.

Nettie Limon Plaques

 Collection
Identifier: B271
Overview Nettie Limon lived in the West Colfax area of Denver in the early 1900s and contributed to a number of Jewish organizations, including the West Side Benevolent Society. The West Side Benevolent Society was formed in 1906 and purchased land in 1908 for the Golden Hill Cemetery. The collection contains a Certificate for Membership of West Side Benevolent Society 1914; Certificate in Hebrew; Certificate for Contribution of $1.00 for U.S. Jewish Relief Day Special Fund 1916; Grand College Talmud...

Note, 1911 September 26

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Identifier: B002.01.0103.0019.00005
Overview Note appears to be a copy of a burial of Rosa Zeretzky [Rose Zeretzky], from JCRS to "West Side Ben Soc" [West Side Benevolent Society]. Informs that Zeretzky is buried in "block #2, #203" and reports cost of hearse as $6.00, grave $10.50, for digging $3.00, undertaker $5.50, Bal Misaskim 2 men and 2 ladies $4.50, Tachrichem $3.00. The total at the bottom of the receipt is a cost of $32.50. At the bottom of the page, a typed note reads "N Zeretzky refused payment on telegram charges $1.13."

Note, 1910 May 10

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Identifier: B002.01.0101.0120.00005
Overview Handwritten note from the West Side Benevolent Society in Denver, Colorado, in part with the Golden Hill Cemetery. It is a note about the deceased Sam Kreda and that he is buried in Block 3, Grave no. 89.