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American Jewish Committee, Colorado Chapter

 Organization

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

American Jewish Committee 100th Anniversary Recognition, 2006 April-May

 File
Identifier: B355.05.0005.0002
Overview Two recognitions of AJC's 100th anniversary; one form the House of Representatives and one from the Senate.

American Jewish Committee, Colorado Chapter, El Centro Cultural Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: B105
Overview The American Jewish Committee is an ethnic advocacy group established in New York in 1906. The Denver office of the AJC opened in 1967 and closed in 2013. This collection primarily contains the records of the El Centro Cultural Project from the Colorado Chapter. The joint project between the Jews and the "Chicanos" existed from 1968 to 1971 when it was discontinued due to financial difficulties and inter-group differences. Hispanic art and culture was emphasized. The opening of the center was...

American Jewish Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: B355
Overview The American Jewish Committee is a global Jewish advocacy organization established in 1906 in response to recent anti-Semitism and pogroms Russia. It aims to defend Jewish civil rights. Collection contains by-laws, minutes, agendas, membership information, programs, publications, photographs, awards, certificates, and business plans related to the American Jewish Committee Colorado Chapter from 1967 through 2013 when the chapter's Denver branch was closed.

Becoming an American Photograph Montage, circa 2005

 File
Identifier: B355.04.0004.0003
Overview Photo montage of new Americans at "Becoming an American Day in Denver."

Box 3, 1999-2012

 File — Box: B355.04.0003
Identifier: B355.04.0003
Overview Photographs are largely of AJC Awards Dinners and Events, Naturlaization ceremonies and AJC associated people as are the video tapes.

Box 4, 2000-2008

 File — Box: B355.04.0004
Identifier: B355.05.0004
Overview Framed certificate from Rose Foundation to AJC (2002) and three folders.

Oral History Interview with Pearl Alperstein, 1978 July 13

 Item
Identifier: B098.01.0002.00036
Overview Pearl Alperstein provides autobiographical information about herself, including her education, marriage, and family as well as her participation in community activities. She spends part of the interview discussing her involvement in the American Jewish Committee and its program to end discrimination. She also talks about the Mexican-American group Centro-Cultural and its relationship with the American Jewish Committee.

Proclamations for "Becoming American" Days, 2000, 2003-2008

 File
Identifier: B355.05.0004.0001
Overview Five proclamations of "Becoming American" day in Denver